Mark Adelson

Mark Adelson

An American credit analyst. A lawyer by training, Adelson worked for various investment banks and credit ratings agencies prior to becoming chief credit officer at Standard & Poor's in 2008. He was educated at Princeton University and the University of Michigan.
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Mark Adelson, an executive at Standard & Poor's who pushed for tougher credit rating criteria, has left the company, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Mark Adelson, a former senior mortgage analyst at Moody's and now director and head of Structured Finance Research at Nomura Securities International, New York, says credit-enhancement levels on mortgage-backed securities are still low.
NEW YORK -- BondFactor, a new municipal bond insurance company, confirmed today that industry expert Mark Adelson, former Chief Credit Officer of Standard & Poors, joined the company this week as Chief Strategy Officer.
The general sessions did a great job in presenting a top down view of the industry as a whole, managing to put all the pieces together in a perspective relative to each other," said Mark Adelson of Nomura Securities.