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The credit rating search facility allows users to search for domestic and international bond issuer and issue’s ratings by issuer parameters, rating agency as well as scales and rating range. The section displays up-to-date issuers’ ratings from all rating agencies according to the regional profile. The Cbonds credit rating database only contains data on long-term credit ratings of organizations and on debt security issues. The information is updated on a daily basis as is published by primary sources. The data included in the database are based solely on rating actions performed by international and national rating agencies.
Information on rating coverage geography, correspondence to international and national scales and the comparison between the Cbonds rating scales and rating scales from international agencies are detailed in the Cbonds Methodology for maintaining a credit rating database.