After the merger in June 2002, Wendel sought a rating from Standard & Poor’s. November 8, 2007, Standard & Poor’s issued a long-term rating of BBB with a stable outlook and a short-term rating of A-2.
On July 7, 2014, the Standard and Poor's rating agency announced today that it has upgraded Wendel's long-term credit rating from BB+ to BBB- (stable outlook) and the short-term credit rating from B to A-3
The Bondholders are convened in General Meeting to approve the change of Wendel into a European Company.
The General Meetings will be held on first convening on second convening, on March 23rd 2015.
The voting forms, along with the certificates, are to be sent for the record date, on Friday March 20th 2015.