DBRS Limited (DBRS Morningstar) assigned a provisional rating of BBB (low) with a Stable trend to Brookfield Renewable Partners L.P.’s (BEP) up to USD 200 million Class A Preferred Limited Partnership Units (U.S.), Series 17 (the Series 17 Preferred Units).
The rating of the Series 17 Preferred Units is based on DBRS Morningstar’s long-term debt rating scale under “DBRS Morningstar Criteria: Preferred Share and Hybrid Security Criteria for Corporate Issuers” (DBRS Morningstar Preferred Share Criteria). Under the DBRS Morningstar Preferred Share Criteria, preferred shares issued by nonfinancial corporate issuers outside of Canada will be two notches below the Issuer Rating. On May 17, 2019, DBRS Morningstar confirmed BEP’s Issuer Rating at BBB (high) with a Stable trend.
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