Fitch Ratings Affirms Malta’s ‘A+’ Rating with a Stable Outlook

Aug 8, 2018 | News

Fitch Ratings affirms Malta ‘s A+ (stable) rating reflecting “its high income per head compared with the ‘A’ median, robust economic growth and a large net external creditor position, together with Eurozone membership”.

The credit rating agency expects Malta’s fiscal policy to remain prudent and forecasts a fiscal surplus of 1% of GDP in 2018, net of IIP.

The report also indicates that in May 2018, unemployment declined further, reaching 3.9%, which is among the lowest rates in the Eurozone.

Press Release: https://www.fitchratings.com/site/pr/10040291 

Malta Individual Investor
Programme Agency (MIIPA)

Mediterranean Conference Centre
Old Hospital Street
Valletta, Malta VLT 1645

Phone: +356 21 225 232
Email: info@iip.gov.mt

Site Map
Terms of Use

Print Friendly, PDF & Email