Revised Guidelines on the recognition of External Credit Assessment Institutions

status: Final and translated into the EU official languages

CEBS reviewed its Guidelines on the recognition of ECAIs to clarify that for Credit Rating Agencies (CRAs), which are registered under the Regulation on CRAs, the only criteria that should be assessed in the ECAIs’ initial recognition process and on-going review are the technical criteria on ‘Credibility and Market Acceptance’ and ‘Transparency and Disclosure’ with respect to their individual credit assessments.

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