Standard & Poor’s

Standard & Poor’s, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, is the world’s foremost provider of financial market intelligence, including independent credit ratings, indices, risk evaluation, investment research and data. With approximately 7,500 employees, including wholly owned affiliates, located in 24 countries, Standard & Poor’s is an essential part of the world’s financial infrastructure and has played a leading role for more than 140 years in providing investors with the independent benchmarks they need to feel more confident about their investment and financial decisions.

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January 2017

News S&P Global Announces Agreement to Sell QuantHouse

S&P Global announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Quant House SAS (QuantHouse) to a company owned by Pierre Feligioni, one of QuantHouse’s original founders. The terms of the transaction were not (...)

September 2011

News Eurobonds: S&P to step down!

The agency backpedaled today, indicating that its director had been wrong declaring that a Eurobond would get the rating of the worst rated country…

August 2011

People Moves Standard & Poor’s president to resign!

A few days after the unprecedented decision to lower the US rating, the agency would be on the verge of losing its president Deven Sharma...

August 2011

News S&P lowers rating of U.S. debt to ’AA +’.

Last Friday, the rating agency Standard and Poor’s lowered the rating on the U.S public debt by one notch from ’AAA’ to ’AA +’, just days after the agreement between Republicans and Democrats.

August 2011

News Is S&P’s decision unfounded?

According to Warren Buffet, this decision is “pure madness” and the United States deserve a quadruple A rating.

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