January 2020

Fitch affirms Malta’s ‘A+’ rating with a positive outlook

The Ministry for Finance welcomes the latest credit rating report issued by Fitch which affirmed Malta's rating at 'A+' with a positive outlook. The 'A+' rating reflects Malta's institutions which are considered stronger than the majority of similarly rated countries. Malta also outperformed the 'A' median on the World Bank human development and governance indicators. The positive outlook reflects Fitch's expectation of sustained high economic growth from diverse sources in the medium ... [+]