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Rating Agency of the Year Awards

The Asset’s inaugural Triple A Rating Agency of the Year awards highlight the strength of credit rating agencies operating in the region in providing both investors and issuers with fundamental parameters regarding the creditworthiness of corporates, financial institutions and sovereigns.

This award is to cover the following areas:

  • Sovereign Rating Agency of the Year
  • Financial Institution Rating Agency of the Year
  • Corporate Rating Agency of the Year
  • Public Finance Rating Agency of the Year
  • Investment-Grade Rating Agency of the Year
  • High-Yield Rating Agency of the Year
  • Structured Finance Rating Agency of the Year

The coverage period is calendar year 2016 (January 1 – December 31 2016) and the submissions include the following:

  • Transparency of ratings methodology
  • Number of ratings conducted
  • New
  • Review
  • By sector
  • By country
  • Upgrades, downgrades
  • Default and stability rates
  • Default recognition policy
  • Surveillance process
  • Methodologies applied for investor protection
  • Number of investor outreach and education
  • Number and types of industry papers issued
  • Policy on conflict of interest

Our best wishes and looking forward to receiving your submissions.

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Awards Ceremony

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