Weak Growth Agency Strips Netherlands' AAA Rating

The Netherlands lost its top credit rating on Friday as S&P moved to downgrade the country as a result of its weak economy. Holland had previously been a stable point in the euro crisis. Only 10 countries, including Germany, still retain AAA status worldwide.
A canal view in Amsterdam: Weak economic prospects led the Netherlands to lose its top rating on Friday.

A canal view in Amsterdam: Weak economic prospects led the Netherlands to lose its top rating on Friday.

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