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PJSC RusHydro: Fitch Ratings upgraded RusHydro's credit rating to sovereign grade

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PJSC RusHydro (HYDR)
PJSC RusHydro: Fitch Ratings upgraded RusHydro's credit rating to sovereign grade

24-Nov-2020 / 11:53 CET/CEST
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Fitch Ratings upgraded RusHydro's credit rating to sovereign grade

November 24, Moscow, Russia. PJSC RusHydro (ticker symbol: MOEX, LSE: HYDR; OTCQX: RSHYY) announces that Fitch Ratings raised PJSC RusHydro's long-term foreign currency issuer default rating to 'BBB' from 'BBB-' on November 23, 2020. The rating agency affirmed the outlook at 'Stable'.

The same rating action took place towards the following PJSC RusHydro's local bonds:

Local bonds, Series 01, registration number 4-01-55038-E dated 23.09.2010

Local bonds, Series 02, registration number 4-02-55038-E dated 23.09.2010

Local bonds, Series 07, registration number 4-07-55038-E dated 27.12.2012

Local bonds, Series 08, registration number 4-08-55038-E dated 27.12.2012

Local bonds, Series 09, registration number 4-09-55038-E dated 27.12.2012


Such action further affirms RusHydro's status as a reliable government systemic infrastructure company and a high credit quality borrower in international capital markets


The full report is available on Fitch Ratings' website at:



About RusHydro

RusHydro Group is the leading producer of renewable energy in Russia. It is Russia's largest generating company and is the fourth in the world with over 400 generating facilities. The Group's total electricity generation capacity including Boguchanskaya HPP is 38.0 GW.



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