Criteria

Criteria

Overview

The GCR ratings framework is a transparent, quantifiable and comparable credit ratings system. It is applicable for all corporate, financial institution, insurance and public sector ratings. It is not directly applicable for Structured Finance ratings, whose criteria and methodology can be accessed below

 

 

 

 

Criteria

  • Criteria for the GCR Ratings Framework (Download)
  • Criteria for Rating Supranational Institutions (Download)
  • Jurisdictional Supplement for Criteria (Download)

Contact Details

Sector Head: Yvonne Mujuru
Telephone: +27 11 784 1771
Email: ymujuru@GCRratings.com

Criteria

  • Criteria for Rating Insurance Companies (Download)

Contact Details

Sector Head: Yohan Assous
Telephone: +27 11 784 1771
Email: yohan@GCRratings.com

Overview

GCR’s structured finance sector covers a wide variety of structured transactions. Examples are all forms of securitisations, credit linked securities, structured bonds and other cashflow driven transactions (e.g. project finance). Our structured finance rating approach is described in publicly available rating criteria reports.

Methodologies

  • Global Master Structured Finance Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Global Consumer Asset Backed Securitisation (ABS) Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Global Trade Receivables Securitisation Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Global Structurally Enhanced Corporate Bonds Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Global Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS) Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Global Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS) Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Global Asset Backed Commercial Paper (ABCP) Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Global Master Structured Finance Servicer Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Global Credit-Linked Note and Repackaging Vehicle Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Collateralised Loan Obligation (‘CLO’) Rating Criteria (Download)
  • Project Finance Rating Criteria (Download)

Research Piece

Global Credit Ratings Asset-Backed Securities Cash Flow Model (Download)

Contact Details

Sector Head: Eyal Shevel
Telephone: +27 11 784 1771
Email: shevel@GCRratings.com

 

 

 

 

Criteria

  • Criteria for Rating Corporate Entities (Download)
  • Criteria for Rating Real Estate Investment Trusts and Other Commercial Property Companies (Download)
  • Criteria for Rating Local and Regional Governments (Download)

 

Contact Details

Sector Head: Matthew Pirnie
Telephone: +27 11 784 1771
Email: matthewp@GCRratings.com

Methodologies

  • Criteria for Rating Financial Institutions (Download)
  • Criteria for Rating Financial Services Companies (Download)
  • Global Master Criteria for Rating Funds and Asset Managers (Download)

GCR Rating Scales Symbols and Definitions (Download)