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Standard & Poor’s is the global leader in providing ratings and credit-related services for sovereign, sovereign-supported entities and supranational issuers. Our public sector coverage extends to local and regional governments, as well as to the healthcare, higher education and housing sectors around the world. Our network of offices around the globe enables our regionally-based analysts to gain valuable local insights into the governments they rate.
In recent years, there has been growth in new rating mandates from countries and regions that view ratings as a means to attract foreign direct investment. In turn, this has highlighted the importance of credit ratings and opinions, as investors seek independent expertise in new frontiers.Sovereigns Rating List