Un Delamarche rigolard :-)
Les USA ont bien été dégradés... par l'agence chinoise Dagong, la semaine dernière il me semble. Et elle pourrait bien recommencer:
China’s Dagong May Cut U.S. Credit Rating Again If It Adopts QE3 Program
By Bloomberg News - Nov 12, 2011 10:55 AM GMT+0100
China’s Dagong Global Credit Rating Co. may cut the U.S.’s sovereign rating for the second time since August if the world’s biggest economy conducts more large- scale asset purchases.
Dagong, based in Beijing, lowered the U.S. sovereign rating one level to A on Aug. 3, on par with Russia and South Africa, after saying America’s decision to raise the debt ceiling will precipitate a national crisis. Investors have been speculating the U.S. will conduct a third-round of quantitative easing, or QE3, to boost an economy hurt by job losses.
“If the U.S. adopts more quantitative easing policies, we may downgrade or put it on the negative watch list,” Zhang Jun, general manager of Dagong’s marketing division, said by phone today. “We are closely monitoring it.” Guan Jianzhong, Dagong’s chairman, made similar comments in an interview with Al Jazeera television, Zhang confirmed. The Guardian newspaper reported Guan’s comments today. [...]