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      Continental’s Credit Rating

      Continental AG is rated by the three rating agencies Standard & Poor’s, Fitch and Moody’s, each of which maintained their credit ratings during 2020. 

      Rating is a standardized indicator for the international finance markets that assesses and classifies the creditworthiness of a debtor. The classification is the result of an economic analysis of the debtor by specialist rating companies like Standard & Poor’s, Fitch and Moody’s.

      Moody's

      Contracted rating retroactively since January 1, 2019.

       Moody's - long termMoody's - short term
      March 23, 2021Baa2 confirmed, outlook remains negativeNo rating
      March 13, 2020Baa2, negative outlookNo rating
      August 28, 2019Baa1, negative outlookNo rating
      June 30, 2015Baa1, stable outlookNo rating
      September 19, 2013Baa3, stable outlook No rating
      August 12, 2013Ba1, stable outlookNo prime
      September 28, 2012Ba2, changes outlook to positiveNo prime
      April 5, 2011Ba3, stable outlookNo Prime
      July 15, 2010B1 confirmed, changes outlook to stableNo Prime
      August 14, 2009B1, negtive outlookNo Prime
      June 2, 2009Ba3, negative outlookNo Prime
      February 23, 2009Ba2, negative outlookNo Prime
      December 18, 2008Ba1, negative outlookNo Prime
      November 07, 2008Baa3P-3
      September 18, 2008Continental is on watchliston watchlist
      February 26, 2008Baa2, negative outlookP-2
      July 26, 2007Continental is in watchlistP-2
      April 1, 2005Baa1, stable outlookP-2
      September 1, 2004Baa2 confirmed, changes outlook to positiveP-2
      December 15, 2003Baa2 confirmed, changes outllook to stableP-2
      November 5, 2001Baa2, changes outlook to negative P-2
      September 13, 2001Continental is on watchlistP-2
      April 2, 2001Baa1 confirmed, changes outlook to negative  P-2
      May 19, 2000 First publishing of rating:
      Baa1, stable outlook
      P-2
      Standard & Poor's

      Standard & Poor's contracted rating since May 19, 2000.


      S&P- long termS&P short term
      March 30, 2020BBB, negative outlookA-2
      March 5, 2020BBB+ confirmed, changes outlook to negative A-2
      May 11, 2016BBB+, stable outlook
      A-2
      May 20, 2015BBB confirmed, changes outlook to positive
      A-2
      December 6, 2013BBB, stable outlook
      A-2
      November 26, 2013BB+ confirmed, changes outlook to positive
      B
      October 6, 2013BB+, stable outlook
      B
      May 24, 2013
      BB, stable outlookB
      May 16, 2012
      BB-, outlook positive
      B
      July 20, 2011B+, outlook positive
      B
      March 11, 2011
      B confirmed, changes outlook to positiveB
      May 18, 2010
      B, stable outlookB
      January 21, 2010
      B+ confirmed, outlook remains on credit watch negativeB
      August 13, 2009
      B+, on credit watch negative
      B
      June 10, 2009
      Continental is on watchlist
      B
      January 27, 2009
      BB, negative outlook
      B
      December 15, 2008
      Continental is on watchlist
      on watchlist
      September 26, 2008
      BBB-, stable outlook
      A-3
      June 26, 2008
      BBB confirmed, changes outlook to negative
      A-3
      November 16, 2007BBB, stable outlook
      A-2
      July 25, 2007
      Continental is on watchlist
      A-2
      August 6, 2004BBB+, changes outlook to stable
      A-2
      January 8, 2004
      BBB confirmed, changes outlook to positive
      A-2
      October 31, 2001
      BBB, stable outlook
      A-2
      September 14, 2001Continental is on watchlist
      A-2
      May 19, 2000
      first publishing of rating:
      BBB+, stable outlook
      A-2
      Fitch

      Fitch contracted rating since November 7, 2013.


      Fitch long termFitch short term
      April 20, 2020BBB, stable outlookF2
      October 24, 2016BBB+, stable outlookF2
      September 5, 2014BBB, changes outlook to positiveF2
      July 15, 2013BBB, stable outlookF3
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