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BASF SE

Rating History

Rating Watch Outlook Decision Date Action Validity Date Maximum Validity
A+ Watch NEW 04.05.2022 10.05.2022
A+ Outlook STA 19.11.2021 26.11.2021
A+ Outlook NEG 18.12.2020 22.12.2020
A+ Outlook STA 18.01.2017 24.01.2017

News

  • 10.05.2022
    Creditreform Rating has placed the A+ unsolicited corporate issuer ratings of BASF SE and BASF Finance Europe N.V., as well as the A+ unsolicited corporate issue ratings of the long-term local currency senior unsecured notes issued by BASF SE and BASF Finance Europe N.V. on Watch NEW. The outlook is not applicable. These issues are included in the list of ECB-eligible marketable assets, which can be found on the ECB's website. For more details regarding the ratings, please refer to our rating report below.
  • 26.11.2021
    Creditreform Rating has updated the unsoliceted rating on BASF SE and confirmed it at A+. The outlook is stable. In view of the BASF Group's return to a profitable growth path, which is expected for the current financial year 2021, and the significantly strengthened earnings situation in the first three quarters of 2021 compared to the same period of the previous year, we confirm the previous rating of A+ and raise the outlook to stable.
  • 22.12.2020
    Creditreform Rating has updated the unsolicited rating on BASF SE and confirmed it at A+. The outlook is negative.
  • 24.01.2017
    Creditreform Rating has carried out an unsolicited corporate rating of BASF SE.