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Government of Russia and Russian Banks

This year for the first time after a two-year recession, banks upgraded the Government of Russia from high yield to investment grade in May. Read more.

Credit Trends in Unrated Companies: Upcoming Earnings Announcements

Credit Benchmark reports on observed credit trends in unrated companies that are due to announce earnings next week. Read more.

Credit Trends of Unrated Companies Announcing Earnings in the Near Future

Credit Benchmark reports credit trends of unrated companies that are due to announce earnings next week. Read more.

Credit Benchmark Consensus Update – Top Upgrades and Downgrades

Credit Benchmark reports on the top upgrades and downgrades from the latest data publish

Credit quality of US apparel and general retailers is deteriorating: Amazon is the winner

The US retail industry is going through major structural change as a result of the rise of online shopping. This “Amazon effect” is having a significant impact on malls and department stores. Credit risk of these retailers has been increasing over the last 12 months. Amazon.com Inc is a clear winner among US retailers in terms of credit risk. Read more

Credit Trends of Unrated Companies Announcing Earnings in the Near Future

Credit Benchmark reports credit trends of unrated companies that are due to announce earnings today and next week.

Oil and Gas Pumping Up, With Upgrades Outweighing Downgrades for the First Time in 2017

At the time the report was published, every sector of the oil and gas industry showed a credit quality decline over 2016, with some continuing to decline into the first of 2017. It would seem that view has changed. Read more.

Consensus Credit Risk Across Global Banks: Europe, Japan and U.S.

Credit Benchmark has published the latest assessments of bank credit risk across five European regions, plus the U.S., Japan and Asia ex. Japan. Scandanavian banks come out as top performers.

Latest Credit Benchmark Consensus Update: More Downgrades Than Upgrades, Coverage Includes Snap Inc (b)

Credit Benchmark now provides bank-sourced credit views on more than 10,300 separate legal entities. The coverage includes Snap Inc (b).