A judgment by a rating agency as to the credit quality of a bond.
A national credit agency providing an independent appraisal of the credit quality of the Issuer, the Conduit Borrower, if any, and/or the Bond Issue. The largest Rating Agencies are S&P Global Ratings, Moody’s Investors Service, and Fitch Ratings.
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