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U.S. Credit Rating Downgrades Are a Surprise? Forget AA+

Simon Dixon | Posted 10.08.2011 | Business
Simon Dixon

When did a credit rating stop becoming a credit rating? So the world and our politicians seem to be surprised with the announcement that Standard and...

Oil Tops $122 Per Barrel, Gold Hits Another Record

Posted 06.05.2011 | Business

By Leah Schnurr - NEW YORK - Prices of spot gold notched a record high on Tuesday as a downgrade of Portugal's debt stirred a bid for safety, whil...

Rating Agencies Lose Their Standing Among Insurers

bloomberg.com | Andrew Frye | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

April 3 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. state insurance regulators may reduce their dependence on firms including Standard & Poor's and Moody's Investors Service,...