18/5/2018 Rating announcement EN
Scope affirms Belgium’s credit rating at AA with Stable Outlook.
A diversified, wealthy economy with strong funding flexibility, sound external position and structural reform efforts support the rating. High debt levels, weak productivity growth, labour market rigidities and housing price vulnerability are constraints.
30/6/2017 Rating announcement EN
Scope confirms and publishes Belgium’s credit rating of AA, changes Outlook to Stable
Euro area membership, a wealthy and diversified economy, a sound external position and reform efforts, support the rating. Slow fiscal consolidation, high debt and labour market rigidities, are constraints.