Credit rating rationale. In ACRA’s opinion, the bond issue of the Tomsk Region listed below is a senior unsecured debt instrument, the credit rating of which corresponds to the credit rating of the Tomsk Region, i.e. BBB(RU).
Key issue properties:
RUB 20 bln
RU000A1024L7 / RU35067TMS0
Placement start date/maturity date
September 17, 2020/July 23, 2027
The credit rating has been assigned under the national scale for the Russian Federation based on the Methodology for Assigning Credit Ratings to Individual Issues of Financial Instruments on the National Scale for the Russian Federation and the Key Concepts Used by the Analytical Credit Rating Agency within the Scope of Its Rating Activities.
A credit rating has been assigned to the issue of government securities of the Tomsk Region (RU000A1024L7) for the first time. The credit rating is expected to be revised within 182 days following the publication date of this press release as per the Calendar of planned sovereign credit rating revisions and publications.
The credit rating was assigned based on data provided by the Administration of the Tomsk Region. The credit rating is solicited, and the Administration of the Tomsk Region participated in its assignment.
In assigning the credit rating, ACRA used only information, the quality and reliability of which was, in ACRA’s opinion, appropriate and sufficient to apply the methodologies.
ACRA provided no additional services to the Administration of the Tomsk Region. No conflicts of interest were discovered in the course of credit rating assignment.