credit rating

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credit rating,

n the evaluation of a person's responsibility toward meeting financial obligations.
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The advisers - the Public Resources Advisory Group and Kelling, Northcross & Nobriga - predicted ``secession would have negative short-term and long-term implications on the city's credit rating and the cost of its future borrowing.
The credit rating company currently operates as an independent subsidiary of Duff & Phelps Corporation.
The financial strength ratings of A- (Excellent) and issuer credit ratings of "a-" have been affirmed with stable rating outlooks for the following subsidiaries of QBE Re Group - U.
The issuer credit ratings have been downgraded to "a-" from "a" for PXRE Reinsurance Company and PXRE Reinsurance Ltd.
Maffei was responsible for MCM's credit rating and research activities in the investment grade, high yield and bank loan areas.
CalSTRS loans its credit rating to municipalities, other local government entities, service districts, non-profit organizations and state agencies.
CHICAGO and LONDON, July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Duff & Phelps Credit Rating Co.
NEW YORK, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Ross, group vice president, has joined Duff & Phelps Credit Rating Co.
2 billion domestic secured revolver: credit rating of 'B' and recovery rating of 'R3';
14 /PRNewswire/ -- Duff & Phelps plans a tax-free spinoff of its credit rating company to its shareholders if a favorable tax ruling is obtained from the Internal Revenue Service.
The financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) has been affirmed and an issuer credit rating of "a-" has been assigned to Sterling Life Insurance Company, a subsidiary of Aon Corporation.
In order to meet investors demands for ratings and research on municipal bonds, Duff & Phelps said that it will be expanding its analytical, marketing and credit rating resources in New York and Chicago to cover the municipal market.