CANCELLATION OF S408623 Fitch confirms that Viceroy report is neutral to NEPI Rockcastle’s rating
NEPI Rockcastle plc
Incorporated and registered in the Isle of Man
Registered number 014178V
JSE and Euronext share code: NRP
("NEPI Rockcastle" or "the Company")
FITCH CONFIRMS THAT VICEROY REPORT IS NEUTRAL TO NEPI ROCKCASTLE'S RATING
Following S&P Global Ratings' confirmation of NEPI Rockcastle's BBB/Stable/-- rating in response to the
publication of a report on NEPI Rockcastle by Viceroy Research (the "Viceroy Report"), Fitch Ratings
("Fitch") on 4 December 2018 confirmed that it views the allegations in the Viceroy Report as unsubstantiated
and therefore neutral to the Company's BBB/stable rating.
Referencing its 31 October 2018 affirmation of NEPI Rockcastle's ratings, Fitch notes: "Despite rapid growth,
the company has maintained a conservative financial profile with sound liquidity and a high degree of financial
flexibility […]. The Stable Outlook reflects our expectations that NEPI Rockcastle will continue its expansion,
while maintaining its conservative financial profile, by funding through a combination of debt and equity."
The complete text of the Fitch announcement can be accessed at https://nepirockcastle.com/wp-
For further information please contact:
NEPI Rockcastle plc
Alex Morar +40 21 232 1398
Media relations +44 20 7404 5959 / + 27 11 502 7300
Brunswick Group LLP NEPI@brunswickgroup.com
Java Capital +27 11 722 3050
Euronext Listing Agent
ING Bank +31 20 563 6799
5 December 2018
Date: 05/12/2018 11:24:59 Produced by the JSE SENS Department. The SENS service is an information dissemination service administered by the JSE Limited ('JSE').
The JSE does not, whether expressly, tacitly or implicitly, represent, warrant or in any way guarantee the truth, accuracy or completeness of
the information published on SENS. The JSE, their officers, employees and agents accept no liability for (or in respect of) any direct,
indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind or nature, howsoever arising, from the use of SENS or the use of, or reliance on,
information disseminated through SENS.
Email this JSE Sens Item to a Friend.