Rus-Rating upgrades SDM-Bank ratings
Rus-Rating agency announced an upgrade of SDM-Bank national rating from «A+» to «AA-», and international rating from «BB+» to «BBB-».
According to the agency, the upgrade is based on the Bank’s sustainable development together with persistent high financial performance indicators. In particular, the upgrade is justified by EBRD presence in SDM-Bank capital, well-established management system, strong bargaining power within SDM-Bank core business, and high quality assets. A number of performance indicators (as those RoE and RoA) well overrun the industry averages. The assets comprise of high-quality loan portfolio and highly liquid securities. The agency states SDM-Bank liquidity sufficient, with low liquidity risk expoure.
The outlook on both national and international ratings is stable.