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CREDIT RATINGS

Credit Ratings

Forward looking opinions on the creditworthiness of an obligor to meet its financial commitments overall, or with respect to specific issues/programs.

GENERAL PURPOSE

Issue Credit Ratings

An issue credit rating is a forward-looking opinion about the creditworthiness of an obligor with respect to a specific financial obligation, a...

Issuer Credit Ratings

An issuer credit rating is our forward-looking opinion about an obligor's overall creditworthiness.

Loan, Recovery and CLO Ratings

A Loan Rating is the issue-specific rating assigned to a borrower's syndicated loan.

Standard & Poor's Underlying Ratings (SPURs)

Provide an opinion of an issuer's credit quality on a stand-alone basis-apart from any credit enhancement.

NATIONAL & REGIONAL

National and Regional Scale Credit Ratings

Special-purpose credit ratings that only apply to issues/issuers in a specific country or region.

SPECIAL PURPOSE

Counterparty Instrument Ratings

Addresses an issuer's capacity to meet its financial obligations to a counterparty in a securitization transaction on an ultimate payment basis.

ERM Benchmark Review

A comparison of an insurance company's ERM practices against an appropriate peer group and our criteria.

Fund Credit Quality Ratings

A Fund Credit Quality Rating is our forward-looking opinions about the overall credit quality of a fund's portfolio.

Insurer Financial Strength Rating

Our forward-looking opinion about an insurance organization's ability to pay its policies and contracts.

Local Government Investment Pools

Includes Principal Stability Fund Ratings, Fund Credit Quality Ratings and Fund Volatility Ratings.

Mid-Market Evaluation (MME)

A Mid-Market Evaluation (MME) is our forward-looking opinion about the creditworthiness of a mid-market company relative to other mid-market...

Municipal Short-Term Note Ratings

Reflects our opinion about the liquidity factors and market access risks unique to the notes.

Principal Stability Fund Ratings

A Standard & Poor's Ratings Services Principal Stability Fund Rating, also known as a "money market fund rating," is a forward-looking opinion about...

Swap Risk Ratings

A Swap Risk Rating is our forward-looking opinion about the likelihood of loss associated with a specific swap transaction.

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

ANALYTICS

Asset Manager Practices Classification (AMPC)

An opinion of the overall quality of an asset management company, including management and operational procedures.

CLO Tranche Recovery Metrics (CLO TRM)

CLO TRM reflects a cash-flow-based recovery analysis for individual CLO tranches.

Fund Volatility Ratings

Forward-looking opinions about a fixed-income investment fund's sensitivity to changing market conditions.

U.S. Residential Mortgage Originator Reviews

Our independent view of a company's ability to handle the complex demands of originating U.S. residential mortgage loans.

U.S. RMBS Recovery Analytics

Supplementary assessments of a security's recovery prospects in the event of default under various stress scenarios.

Synthetic Tranche Recovery Metrics (STRM)

A view of what publicly traded corporate credit default swap indices may recover under varying economic environments.

ASSESSMENTS

Rating Evaluation Service (RES)

For rated or unrated entities considering strategic or financial initiatives that could impact their creditworthiness.

Credit Assessments

Provides an indication of creditworthiness on an unrated entity or proposed financing structure.

Credit Estimates

A confidential indication, provided at the request of a third party, of our likely credit rating on an unrated entity.

Liquidity Assessments

Gives creditworthy public finance debt issuers the ability to use their own identified assets to support short-term debt obligations.

Private Credit Analysis (PCA)

A tool to assess counterparty risk. Provides a confidential third-party credit opinion on an unrated counterparty.

Servicer Evaluations

Our independent view of a company's ability to handle the complex demands of servicing loans and asset portfolios.

MODELS

Covered Bond Monitor (CBM)

Brings greater transparency to our quantitative covered bond rating process.

Financial Services Credit Tools

Our Financial Services credit tools provide insight and transparency into our global financial institutions and insurance criteria and methodology.

Large Corporate Mapping

A correspondence table between an institution's internal credit scores and our ratings scale.

LEVELSĀ®: RMBS Credit Model

Provides dynamic credit risk analysis of residential mortgage loan portfolios.

Structured Credit Products

Our structured credit products provide analytical modeling and data capabilities for performing credit, cash flow and detailed asset analyses.