Market Rumbling Over Moody's Loan Plan

O'Connor, Colleen Marie
March 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;3/6/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 9, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the reaction of the finance market on Moody's Investors Service Inc.'s plan to change its methodology for rating speculative-grade bank loans and bonds in the U.S. The comment period for the proposal has been extended by another 30 days to March 31, 2006. Market participants expect the effect of the rating system change on the financial services industry to be substantial.


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