CA-Ratings employs experienced businesspersons with strong analytical skills and issues opinions and research findings in the areas of credit, corporate governance and claims-paying ability. The agency publishes Assessments, Monitors, Credit Evaluations and Ratings as well as analyses of sectors such ... More Details »
GCR rates the full spectrum of security classes and, together with its International Ratings Group affiliates, rates almost 1000 organisations and debt issues- spanning 4 continents. The rating and research activities can be sub-divided into the following key sectors: banks, building societies & ... More Details »
With offices in 23 countries and a history that dates back nearly 150 years, Standard & Poor’s is known to investors worldwide as a leader of financial- market intelligence. Today Standard & Poor’s strives to provide investors who want to make better informed investment decisions ... More Details »
This strategy is based on the sale of securities that the fund manager considers overpriced in anticipation of buying them back at a lower price for a profit. For, example if a company's stock is highly priced compared to its historical value, or if its business model seems flawed, the Short Sellers fund manager may decide to short it.