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Moody's Interfax Rating Agency in association with Moody's Investor Service

Moody's Interfax Rating Agency specializes in the assessment of credit risks in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States, including the assessment of the creditworthiness and liabilities of financial institutions, regional administrations and non-financial enterprises.

The agency was formed in October 2001 after the Interfax Rating Agency, established in 1997, signed an agreement with Moody's Investors Service, a world leader in rating business.

In November 2003, Moody's bought a 20% stake in the Russian agency. In 2004 Moody's purchased a majority stake in the company.

Moody's Interfax Rating Agency assigns national scale ratings, which accurately reflect the degree of risk and are not limited by the sovereign ratings of states.

In 2008, Moody's Interfax Rating Agency (MIRA) reported the high rate of the customer base growth for National Scale Ratings (NSR) as compared to other international rating agencies operating in the Russian market. By the mid year of 2009 MIRA essentially increased its customer base for the NSR and published about 145 ratings.

Russian President Vladimir Putin and John Rutherfurd, President and Chief Executive Officer of Moody's Corporation
Kremlin, November 2003

Russian President Vladimir Putin (November, 2003) publicly hailed the strategic cooperation agreement that had been signed between Moody's Investors Service and the Interfax Rating Agency and expressed hope that the deal "will contribute to the growth of economic confidence in Russia."

Mikhail Komissar, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Interfax Group, and John Rutherfurd, President and Chief Executive Officer of Moody's Corporation
Moscow, June 2004

John Rutherfurd, Moody's Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer in 2000-2005 described his company's purchase of shares in the Interfax Rating Agency as a new stage in the development of the Russian rating business. He expressed confidence that cooperation between Moody's and Interfax would give clear guidelines both to financial market participants and to borrowers, and that demand for ratings would grow among Russian companies, governmental bodies, and media groups.




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Secretary General of the League of Arab States has given an interview with Interfax in the wake of his negotiations with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in which he speaks about the participation of Arab countries in the Astana process, Russia‘s political and military role in Syria, as well as prospects for resuming Syria‘s membership in the Arab League.

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Following strikes of the U.S.-led coalition on pro-governmental forces in Syria, the coalitions spokesman Ryan Dillon has given a Skype interview to Interfaxs correspondent Ksenia Baygarova in which he speaks about if U.S. notified Russia in advance of upcoming strikes on pro-governmental forces in Syria, about how to avoid incidents in the future and about when al-Raqqa and Mosul will be liberated from terrorists.

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Austrian Ambassador to Russia Emil Brix has given an interview to Interfax foreign political desk chief Olga Golovanova on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of bilateral relations, in which he speaks about Austrias position on Ukraine in light of resolving the South Tyrol conflict, about the use of sanctions in international relations, which he considers unwise, about Austrias neutral status, as well as Austrian-Russian energy cooperation.

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High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini has given an interview to Interfax correspondents Alexander Korzun and Viktor Onuchko ahead of her first visit to Russia. The interview covers such issues as prospects of partnership between the European Union and Russia, the situation in Ukraine, anti-Russian sanctions and the Syrian conflict.

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