Q. Which of the following is/are credit rating agency/agencies?
1.Fitch Ratings
2.Moody’s Investors Service
3.Dominion Bond Rating Service
Choose the correct answer from below given codes:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D

Explanation: India’s sovereign debt is usually rated by six major sovereign credit rating agencies (SCRAs) of the world which are:

  1. Fitch Ratings,
  2. Moody’s Investors Service,
  3. Standard and Poor’s (S&P),
  4. Dominion Bond Rating Service (DBRS),
  5. Japanese Credit Rating Agency (JCRA), and
  6. Rating and Investment Information Inc., Tokyo (R&I).

Source: Ramesh Singh