These NRSROs have assured policymakers that they have erected adequate firewalls between their rating service
and advisory service operations.
This modification, announced in December 1990, required that an institution had to meet an IDC rating of 125 or better by July 1, 1991, without consideration of an institution's rating by the Thompson BankWatch rating service
3i Infotech's PREMIA(TM) solution becomes ISO Rating Service
compliant, and combined offering provides added functionality and benefits for insurers
The debentures have been rated A (low) by Dominion Bond Rating Service
Limited and BBB+ by Standard & Poor's Rating Service
MMG will integrate its existing front- and back-end systems, both developed in-house, with ISO Rating Service
Federated National Insurance Company currently maintains an `A' rating with Demotech rating service
, which is the other rating service
which analyzes the financial strength of the Company.
ISO Rating Service
is an operational rating platform with built-in access to ISO-validated rating information and automatic electronic rating updates insurers use to manage programs more efficiently and cost-effectively.
ePolicy Solutions will integrate the ISO Rating Service
with RightRisk(TM), its enterprise policy administration software solution.
The ISO Rating Service
, which incorporates ISO's rating information with powerful rating software and a robust rate-management toolset, will provide Amerisure with rating information and automated, ongoing rate maintenance and analysis for six ISO commercial lines in 50 states.
Merrill Lynch Canada Finance Company has received written confirmation that the notes issued under its medium term note program are rated "AA(low)", "A+", "Aa3" and "AA-" by Dominion Bond Rating Service
Limited, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, Moody's Investor Services, Inc.
If one rating service
was required to defer to or use the opinion or ratings of another, it would materially decrease and impair the quality of discourse in the markets.
Standard & Poor's--Standard & Poor's Rating Services
today placed its 'BBB+' rating on the class B notes issued by Paper Bond Ltd.