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an estimate, based on previous dealings, of a person's or an organization's ability to fulfill their financial commitments

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13 January 2011 - Credit Rating upgraded yesterday to uaBBB with a "stable" outlook from uaBBB- the long-term credit rating assigned to the registered housing bonds of RC Vidrodzhennia LLC.
Among the items that would be listed on an SEC registration are conflicts of interest, procedures and methodologies used in determining credit ratings, credit ratings performance measurement statistics and procedures for protecting non-public information.
In contrast, preferred stock usually moves only if the credit rating of the issuing company changes or when interest rates swing.
Credit-quality ratings usually can be assessed by retaining a credit review service, which, for a fee, will provide the investor with credit ratings analyzing the safety of invested dollars.
Credit rating agencies play a critical role in capital markets, guiding the asset allocation of institutional investors as private capital moves freely around the world in search of the best trade-off between risk and return.
Once the process is completed, the new entity will occupy about 50% of the Bulgarian credit ratings market.
This bifurcation of ratings and advisory services should help ensure that credit ratings are developed and disseminated based solely on a companies' creditworthiness.
Given the uncertainty regarding which transaction, if any, will occur and potentially diverging effects on CMX's credit ratings, an Evolving Rating Watch remains appropriate for CMX.
Issues publicly available credit ratings that are current assessments of the credit-worthiness of obligors with respect to specific securities or money market instruments.
During the past three decades, the SEC and other regulators have increasingly used credit ratings to help monitor the risk of investments held by regulated entities.
Central Vermont Public Service (NYSE-CV) today outlined a broad plan to restore the company's financial strength and credit rating, calling it critical to Vermont's energy future.
InfoUSA has brought out Business Credit Ratings Pro, the new version of its commercial credit evaluation software.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings affirms the bond fund volatility ratings and affirms the bond fund credit ratings of three of the Dow Jones CDX.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings upgrades the bond fund volatility ratings and affirms the bond fund credit ratings of three of the Dow Jones CDX.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings affirms the bond fund volatility ratings, upgrades one bond credit rating, and affirms two bond fund credit ratings of the three Dow Jones CDX.