The year 2020 certainly was one of most unpleasant year for humanity. For us it was even more challenging to continue our work for transparent… Read More »Outlook 2021 – Wikirating updates 186 Country Ratings.
We are regularly checking and updating the list of known credit rating agencies (CRAs) (and organizations) in the world – this update now includes 120… Read More »The most complete List of Credit Rating Agencies
The main goal of the “Sovereign Wikirating Index” (SWI)  is to have a transparent, reasonable and comprehensive measure of the creditworthiness of a sovereign… Read More »Wikirating updates 181 Sovereign Credit Ratings
This blog article summarizes Chapter 4 of The Failure of Financial Regulation by A. Hira, N. J. Gaillard and T. H. Cohn (Eds.), Palgrave Macmillan,… Read More »How and Why Moral Hazard Has Distorted Financial Regulation
Credit rating agencies have historically failed to anticipate the public debt crises in rich countries. This Wikirating blog article describes how Moody’s sovereign rating methodology… Read More »How Moody’s has drawn the lessons from the Eurozone debt crisis
Last week Roland Berger announced that he did not received the needed funds to found an European rating agency (see http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-04-15/roland-berger-is-short-on-ratings-agency-startup-cash-ftd-says.html). Did you wondered why?… Read More »Why an European Agency cannot be founded
After the going live of Wikirating in October and some articles about our project in few blogs and online newspapers, we have received many reactions… Read More »Wikirating in the press, feedback, reactions and controversies