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Veresen Inc. Dec 11
Standard & Poors, December 2011
Strong market position Near-term cash flow stability of key asset, Alliance Pipeline L.P. Long-term contracts with strong counterparties for power segment Recontracting risk at Alliance Highly leveraged consolidated balance sheet The ratings on Alberta-based Veresen Inc. reflect Standard & Poor's Ratings Services' opinion of the company's strong business risk and significant financial risk profiles. In our view, the favorable market position and cash flow stability of the Alliance Pipeline L.P. (senior secured debt rating: BBB+/Stable) natural gas system and Alberta Ethane Gathering System (AEGS), customer diversity, and customer credit quality support the business risk profile. In our view, weaker consolidated financial ratios, the fluctuating performance of subsidiary Aux Sable Liquid Products L.P., and the uncertainty surrounding the future of Alliance's...
Companies mentioned in this report are: Veresen Inc.,Alliance Pipeline L.P.,Alliance Pipeline Limited Partnership
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Veresen Inc.,Alliance Pipeline L.P.,Alliance Pipeline Limited Partnership