(Repeat for additional subscribers)
Jan 21 (The following statement was released by the rating agency)
Fitch Ratings has published a list of its current worldwide portfolio of Credit Opinions
(COs), both investment and speculative grades.
COs are private point-in-time assessments of credit risk principally based on
confidential information supplied by asset managers (mainly collateralised loan
obligation, or CLO, investors) on individual borrowers. COs are regularly
updated but are not monitored as public ratings, and there is no formal
relationship between Fitch and the borrowerâ€™s management or owners. They are
identified by an â€˜*â€™ after the rating.
CO levels are private, and the names are being published in a single location
principally to facilitate reference points for CLO managers considering new
The list, Global List of Credit Opinions, is available on www.fitchratings.com
or by clicking on the link below.
Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Fitch Credit Opinions - Global List