The head of structured finance at New York-based rating agency Moody's is leaving after the firm announced disciplinary proceedings over mis-rating of European constant proportion debt obligations (CPDOs)....
The Madrid-based International Organisation of Securities Commissions (Iosco) has issued a report tightening its voluntary code of conduct for rating agencies.
South African securitisations are deteriorating but their ratings remain secure for now, according to New York-based Moody’s Investors Service.
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Moody's Investors Service has named Jonathan Polansky as its first global structured finance surveillance co-ordinator.
Rating agencies and banks can do more to meet investor demand for greater transparency in structured credit, says Noel Kirnon, New York-based head of global structured finance at Moody's Investors Service. "Market feedback tells us there's a desire...
Both rating agencies and banks can do more to meet investor demand for greater transparency in the structured credit market, said Noel Kirnon, New York-based head of global structured finance at Moody’s Investors Service.
Faced with distrust in the market and suspicion from regulators, the three major credit rating agencies have proposed changing their methodologies for collateralised debt obligations. But will that be enough to placate supervisors and investors? By Alexander...
The trade association representing broker-dealers has contacted the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to seek help restoring confidence in the troubled auction-rate securities (ARS) market. The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association...
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