Standard & Poor’s (S&P) has launched RatingsDirect Russia, a Russian and English language research and data platform available on the global credit portal (GCP). The new service provides S&P research, data and analysis on the region’s credit markets, including over 300 local ratings on more than 100 issuers in the region.
New content categories have been added in addition to the research and data previously available in English. The launch of the service is aimed at offering a research and analytics tool for the Russian market and will include:
- Credit health commentaries on a broad range of topics, such as peer comparisons, credit FAQs, industry report cards and ratings criteria.
- Detailed research pieces on default profiles, including updates and rating transitions.
- In-depth analyses of issuers or global structured finance issuances, containing a rating deck, any major rating factors, a rating rationale and an outlook.
- Abbreviated versions of issuer or issuance analyses.
Content that was previously provided in English will now be available in both English and Russian.
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