S&P Optimistic About Slovenia

Politics ♦ Published: January 17, 2014; 22:33 ♦ (Vindobona)

The U.S. rating agency reiterated the Slovenian sovereign debt rating at A-. The outlook remains “stable”. S&P´s analysts consider Slovenia´s crisis management as adequate.

S&P Optimistic About Slovenia / Picture: © Vindobona.org

According to S&P, the Slovenian fiscal situation will stabilize gradually. The stabilization is reflected by the banking package resolved by the Slovenian government at the end of last year.

According to the recent bank stress carried out in November/December 2013, the Slovenian banking sector has a capital shortfall of more than € 4.7bn. The capital shortfall will be…