CHICAGO--()--Fitch Ratings has withdrawn the ratings on Lubrizol Corporation's (Lubrizol) senior unsecured notes.
Berkshire Hathaway issued a guarantee for all of Lubrizol's existing debt securities following its acquisition in September 2011. Fitch has withdrawn the ratings because it is no longer considered relevant to the agency's coverage.
Fitch has withdrawn the following ratings:
--7.25% senior notes due June 15, 2025 'A+';
--6.50% senior notes due Oct. 1, 2034 'A+';
--5.50% senior notes due Oct. 1, 2014 'A+';
--8.875% senior notes due Feb. 1, 2019 'A+'.
Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. The ratings above were unsolicited and have been provided by Fitch as a service to investors.
Applicable Criteria and Related Research:
--'Insurance Rating Methodology' (Jan. 11, 2013).
Applicable Criteria and Related Research
Insurance Rating Methodology - Amended