Moody’s discloses unsolicited ratings


Rating agency Moody’s is planning to disclose whether individual ratings are unsolicited, in a response to investor and regulatory pressure for greater transparency.

Investors want to know how much information a credit rating is based on. A solicited rating implies that the firm is co-operating with Moody’s by providing financial information above and beyond its public disclosures. An unsolicited rating is based solely on public information, and therefore carries less weight in the eyes of many

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact info@risk.net or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact info@risk.net to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Risk.net? View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here