Fitch’s Riley Tells Sky U.K. Budget Was ‘Right Thing to Do’

Fitch Ratings Ltd. Managing Director of Sovereign Ratings David Riley told Sky News in an interview the budget announced by the U.K. government yesterday was “in the whole, the right thing to do.” The government’s initiatives to set out a “credible, admittedly tough, fiscal program has actually been very important in supporting the U.K.’s Triple A status,” Riley said in the interview.

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