Standard & Poor's credit rating for Israel stands at AA- with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Israel was last set at A1 with positive outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Israel was last reported at A+ with stable outlook. In general, a credit rating is used by sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and other investors to gauge the credit worthiness of Israel thus having a big impact on the country's borrowing costs. This page includes the government debt credit rating for Israel as reported by major credit rating agencies.


AgencyRatingOutlookDate
Moody'sA1 Positive Apr 08 2022
Moody'sA1 Stable Apr 24 2020
S&PAA- Stable Aug 03 2018
Moody'sA1 Positive Jul 20 2018
S&PA+ Positive Aug 04 2017
FitchA+ Stable Nov 11 2016
FitchA Positive Apr 21 2016
FitchA Stable Nov 21 2014
S&PA+ Stable Sep 09 2011
S&PA Stable Oct 30 2008
Moody'sA1 Stable Apr 17 2008
Moody'sA2 Positive Watch Mar 13 2008
FitchA Stable Feb 11 2008
S&PA Positive Nov 27 2007
S&PA- Positive Feb 13 2007
FitchA- Positive Dec 18 2006
Moody'sA2 Positive May 10 2006
S&PA- Stable Jan 11 2005
FitchA- Stable Dec 16 2003
S&PA- Negative Apr 11 2002
FitchA- Negative Oct 22 2001
FitchA- Negative Watch May 21 2001
S&PA- Stable Oct 23 2000
FitchA- Stable Sep 21 2000
Moody'sA2 Stable Jul 06 2000
Moody'sA3 Positive Watch Apr 18 2000
S&PA- Positive Feb 16 2000
Moody'sA3 Positive Dec 10 1999
FitchA- N/A Dec 11 1995
S&PA- Stable Dec 04 1995
FitchBBB+ N/A Nov 24 1995
Moody'sA3 Stable Nov 02 1995
S&PBBB+ Stable Sep 21 1993
S&PBBB Stable Jan 19 1993
S&PBBB- Positive Oct 10 1991
S&PBBB- Negative Jun 26 1989
S&PBBB- N/A Oct 26 1988