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Noble Holding International Limited -- Moody's downgrades Noble Holding International CFR to Caa1, stable outlook

Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") downgraded Noble Holding International Limited's (Noble) Corporate Family Rating (CFR) to Caa1 from B3, its senior unsecured notes ratings to Caa2 from Caa1, and its senior guaranteed notes to B3 from B2. Noble's Speculative Grade Liquidity Rating was lowered to SGL-3 from SGL-2. Noble is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Noble Corporation plc, a publicly traded offshore drilling company.