Credit rating agencies wield tremendous influence on capital markets. Investors and regulators use ratings in order to make investment decisions, develop their own analytical risk management systems, and adopt regulatory and capital requirement standards. How are rating agencies impacting global financial markets and how do market participants perceive the current work of credit agencies? How are investors currently reconciling differences between ratings from various agencies, and what steps should agencies take to introduce more transparency and build trust in their analysis?
Ekaterina Trofimova , Chief Executive Officer, Analytical Credit Rating Agency (ACRA)
Faheem Ahmad , Chairman, Association of Credit Rating Agencies in Asia (ACRAA)
Thomas Missong , President, European Association of Credit Rating Agencies (EACRA)
Alexei Moiseev , Deputy Finance Minister of the Russian Federation
Vsevolod Rozanov , Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Sistema
Sergey Tishchenko , Chief Executive Officer, Expert RA
Guan Jianzhong , President, Chief Executive Officer, Dagong Global Credit Rating Co., Ltd.
Sergey Shvetsov , First Deputy Governor, Central Bank of the Russian Federation
Yan Yan , Chairman, China Chengxin International Credit Rating Co., Ltd.