Methodology

Credit awards 2002

Polling for Credit magazine’s third annual Credit Analyst Survey opened on March 1 and closed on March 28. The result consisted of votes from 251 institutions, predominantly in Europe but also from the US, out of a total 328 responses.

Preparation for the survey began in February, including consultation with investment banks over methodology and categories. This year, high-grade public sector analysis, most improved research house, and investment-grade and high-yield sales coverage h