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Moody's strips UK of its top rating

22.02.13 @ 23:32

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Moody's ratings agency late Friday downgraded UK's triple A status by one notch, citing sluggish growth, rising debt and expected difficulties in passing austerity bills. Germany remains the only large EU country to keep a triple A rating after France was stripped of its top rating last year.

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