Moody's Takes on Default Guesswork

Krebsbach, Karen
June 2004
Bank Technology News;Jun2004, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p51
Trade Publication
Focuses on Moody's KMV's RiskCalc 3.1, which offers default-prediction technology for private middle-market companies. Key features; Moody's KMV's desire to make RiskCalc an industry standard; Use of the technology to help medium sized-banks increase revenues by improving their loan origination and monitoring practices.


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