It is important for Haniel to be well regarded by its financial partners and to have a good credit rating at all times. After all, the Group intends to continue using all the available financing options on the most favourable terms. Against this background and with a view to securing a stable investment grade rating, Haniel submits to external rating processes.
|Rating agency||Rating type||Rating||Outlook||Last change|
|Moody's Investor Service||long-term||Baa3||stable outlook||25.04.2018|
|Scope Ratings||long-term||BBB-||stable outlook||23.02.2016|
The rating by the rating agencies is primarily attributable to the value of Haniel’s investment portfolio and the cash flow within the Holding Company.