SEBI directs rating agencies to disclose probability of default

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has prescribed guidelines to strengthen the disclosures made by credit rating agencies to enhance the rating standards. SEBI has asked credit rating agencies(CRAs) to start disclosing a probability of default(PD) benchmark for the companies rated by them. Probability of default(PD) is a financial term describing the likelihood… Continue reading SEBI directs rating agencies to disclose probability of default

Credit negative for banks, says Moody’s

According to credit rating agency Moody,Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the February 12,2018 circular of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will be credit negative for Indian banks. They said that the circular had significantly tightened stressed loan recognition and resolution for large borrowers.But,with the Supreme court order,resolution of stressed loans impacted by the… Continue reading Credit negative for banks, says Moody’s

Post fund infusion, ICRA revises rating for 6 PSBs

Credit Rating agency,ICRA has revised the outlook of six public sector banks,of which five are positive revisions.The ratings were revised after the capital infusion in these banks by the government. Earlier,RBI had also removed them from Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) after the infusion of capital in these banks.PCA is a process or mechanism to ensure… Continue reading Post fund infusion, ICRA revises rating for 6 PSBs