Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER SIGN UP
Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA

Website Notifications

Get notifications in real-time for staying up to date with content that matters to you.

Moody?s considers change to rating systems

Staff Reporter 1 minute read

Credit rating firm Moody’s Investors Service has put forward a request for comment regarding changes to how it rates financial products.

Possible changes Moody’s is considering include moving to a new, more detailed rating system of 1-21, adding suffixes that contain further information and providing additional information to ratings by way of commentary and research.

The firm is particularly keen to differentiate between structured finance products and non-structured finance products to improve investor awareness of the differences in meaning and behavioral attributes between the two categories of securities.

Moody's said it hopes such market-level reforms will contribute to improving market transparency and stability.

Published: 06-02-08 

 

Moody?s considers change to rating systems
default
TheAdviser logo

If you have ever considered how you could better service your SME clients but lack the knowledge or confidence to do this beyond referring them on, this is a must-attend event for you. Don't miss SME Broker Bootcamp, a jam-packed, free-to-attend, practical workshop. Register today and secure your place at this interactive, flexible, must-attend event.

default

 

more from the adviser
finance education

Breaking News

Asset finance accreditation the next ‘battleground’: CAFBA

CAFBA has underscored the importance of education for brokers div...

signature

Breaking News

Brokers drive origination growth for Prospa

The non-bank’s latest quarterly figures mark a year-on-year gro...

warehouse

Breaking News

Victoria extends commercial rent relief 

The Victorian government has extended its Commercial Tenancy Reli...