Credit Ratings

  1. Venezuela Teeters On Edge As Oil Revenues Shrink

    Low oil prices have drastically revised the economic status quo -- dealing a destabilizing ...
  2. 5 Things You Need For A Good Credit Score

    How good a credit score you have depends on 5 factors. What they are and what it ...
  3. Is Prospect Capital Exposed To Elevated Losses?

    According to a federal government report, the quality of leveraged loans has begun ...
  4. Does A Junk Rating Reflect Russia's Fundamentals?

    Moody’s, like other credit rating agencies, has downgraded Russia’s sovereign debt ...
  5. Find Security In Covered Bonds

    Find out about a safe investing alternative that could have prevented the subprime ...
  6. Strategies For Debt Consolidation Loans

    A debt consolidation loan may help if your income doesn't quite cover your credit ...
  1. Is Prospect Capital Exposed To Elevated Losses?

    According to a federal government report, the quality of leveraged loans has begun ...
  2. How Visa Counts On Your Free-Spending Ways

    The credit card transaction business is so profitable, Visa Inc. doesn't even bother ...
  3. What Do AA+ And AAA Credit Ratings Mean?

    Whether you held a AAA or AA+ rating, the difference didn't seem to matter to Mr. ...
  1. How does it affect a company's credit rating to buy back shares?

    Learn how buying back shares can negatively affect a company's credit rating if the company uses debt to finance a share ...
  2. What are the long-term economic effects of a negative current account?

    Learn why a nation's negative current account isn't a reliable indicator of positive or negative long- term economic effects ...
  3. In what types of financial situations would credit spread risk be applied instead ...

    Find out when credit risk is realized as spread risk and when it is realized as default risk, and learn why market participants ...
  4. What factors are taken into account to quantify credit risk?

    Learn how probability of default, or PD; loss given default, or LGD; and exposure at default, or EAD, are used to help quantify ...
  1. 5 Ways Your Partner Can Ruin Your Credit

    Financial disagreement is one of the top reasons couples split, and often after one ...
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