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Altice US Finance I Corporation -- Moody's confirms Cablevision B1 rating following merger with Cequel; Outlook is Stable

Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has confirmed Cablevision Systems Corporation's (Cablevision) B1 Corporate Family Rating, from B1 under review and B1-PD Probability of Default Rating, from B1-PD under review. Moody's confirmed also the Company's instrument ratings including the Ba2 senior secured bank credit facility, Ba2 senior unsecured guaranteed notes, and B2 senior unsecured notes, held at CSC Holdings, LLC and the B3 senior unsecured notes at Cablevision Systems Corporation -- all of which were under review for upgrade.