S&P Upgrades Online Service

Smith, Aaron T.
August 2002
Bond Buyer;8/1/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31440, p34
Trade Publication
Reports the launch of Ratings Direct 3.0 database for the online services of the rating agency Standard & Poor. Power capacity of the database; Benefits on the technology; Capabilities of the system.


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