Credit ratings, Glossary and Terms, Depository Institutions & Credit Unions
List of United States Depository Institutions, Credit Unions, Guide Service
"Credit ratings" - Depository Glossary Terms and Abbreviations
Ratings provided by specialist credit agencies which assess the likelihood of companies being able to meet their financial obligations. Ratings range from AAA (the most secure) to D (the least secure); the greater the credit risk the lower the rating.