Finance Moody's says 2020 outlook for APAC finance companies negative Updated : December 16, 2019 11:28 AM IST 2020 outlook for Asia-Pacific (APAC) finance companies is negative as slower economic growth weighs on their credit fundamentals, said Moody's in a recent report. According to the report, finance companies in APAC will operate in a more challenging operating environment in 2020. The rating agency expects interest rates to remain low for some time, which will present both risks and opportunities. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.