S&P Global Ratings on Sept. 30 revised the outlook onFinnish municipal funding agency Kuntarahoitus Oyj to stable from negative.
At the same time, the agency affirmed Kuntarahoitus Oyj'sAA+/A-1+ long- and short-term issuer credit ratings.
The outlook revision follows that on Finland. In S&P's view,Kuntarahoitus Oyj, or Municipality Finance Plc, is closely linked to the localgovernment sector in Finland, as one of the "main pillars" of themunicipal funding system.
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