Rating Agencies Splitting Hairs

Donovan, Kevin; Mulholland, Sarah
February 2004
Investment Dealers' Digest;2/16/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 7, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on the increased number of split ratings on asset-backed securities (ABS). Implication of the trend on the investment sector; Factors that contributed to the growth of split ratings in ABS; Various approaches used by rating agencies in evaluating ABS.


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