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KBC Bank N.V./Preferred Senior Unsecured

KBC Bank N.V.

Rating History

Rating Watch Outlook Decision Date Action Validity Date Maximum Validity
A Watch NEW 24.03.2020 28.03.2020
A 29.11.2019 04.12.2019
A- 15.07.2019 17.07.2019
A- Watch UNW 18.06.2019 21.06.2019
A- 04.12.2018 13.12.2018

News

  • 28.03.2020
    Creditreform Rating has set the rating of all valid bank ratings and bank issues to watch negative due to the currently not assessable impact of the Corona Crisis. Not affected by this rating action are government related banks. We refer to the free available Monitoring Report for a more detailed explanation.
  • 04.12.2019
    Creditreform Rating has affirmed the rating of KBC Bank NV at A. The outlook is stable. In addition, Creditreform Rating has affirmed the rating of Tier 2 capital at BBB- and the rating of AT1 Capital at BB+. However, Creditreform Rating upgrades the rating of Preferred Senior Unsecured Debt from A- to A.
  • 17.07.2019
    Creditreform Rating has affirmed the rating of KBC Bank NV at A. The outlook is stable. In addition, Creditreform Rating has affirmed the rating of Tier 2 capital at BBB- and the rating of AT1 Capital at BB+. Moreover, Creditreform Rating affirms the rating of Preferred Senior Unsecured Debt (after reclassification from Senior Unsecured Debt) at A-.
  • 21.06.2019
    Creditreform Rating AG has revised its rating methodology for the rating of "Bank Capital and Unsecured Debt Instruments". Henceforth, only the revised version of the rating methodology ("Version 2.0") will be applied. Moreover, all current ratings of bank capital and unsecured bank instruments will be reviewed as part of our current monitoring and receive therefore the rating supplement "watch". Our revised rating methodology can be found at www.creditreform-rating.de.
  • 13.12.2018
    Creditreform Rating has set the rating of KBC Bank NV to A, with stable outlook. Creditreform Rating has also determined the ratings of the debt classes as follows. The rating of Additional Tier 1 was set to BB+, the rating of Tier 2 to BBB- and the rating of the Senior Unsecured to A-.