Second sovereign downgrade wave coming, major economies at risk: S&P Global

Some of the world's top economies could see their credit ratings cut or put on downgrade warnings in the coming months in a second global wave of coronavirus-related revisions, S&P Global's top sovereign analyst has warned.

S&P's sovereign group managing director Roberto Sifon-Arevalo told Reuters that the immense costs of supporting health systems, firms and workers through the pandemic was fundamentally altering some countries' finances for the worse. The rating agency has already downgraded or cut the outlooks.....

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