Credit rating agencies - Meeting the needs of the market?
The recent turmoil in the international financial markets following the subprime mortgage crisis in the US has raised questions about the role of credit rating agencies in this crisis. Whether credit rating agencies are meeting the needs of the market and if there is a need for increased regulation have become ever more topical issues. This publication looks at the views of market participants before the crisis and provides an insight into the rapid development and practices of the agencies.
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