Research Update: Italian Carmaker Fiat SpA On CreditWatch Negative On Difficult European And Brazilian Markets And Reliance On Chrysler Feb 12
- Language: English
- Published: February 2012
- Region: Brazil, Europe, Italy
We are providing a recovery analysis on Italian auto group Fiat SpA (Fiat) to reflect the group's capital structure following the placement of the new revolving credit facility (RCF) in July 2011. At our hypothetical point of default in 2015, we estimate the stressed enterprise value of Fiat at about -10.8 billion. The issue rating on Fiat's senior unsecured notes and new senior unsecured revolving credit facility (RCF) is 'BB'. The recovery rating on each of these instruments is '4', indicating our expectation of average (30%-50%) recovery for creditors in an event of default, although at the high end of this range. On Jan. 1, 2011, Italian industrial conglomerate Fiat group demerged its capital goods activities into a new company,...
Companies mentioned in this report are: Fiat SpA,Fiat Finance and Trade LTD. societe anonyme,Fiat Finance North America Inc.,Fiat Industrial SpA
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Fiat SpA,Fiat Finance and Trade LTD. societe anonyme,Fiat Finance North America Inc.,Fiat Industrial SpA