Standard and Poor’s

Standard & Poor's (S&P) Global Ratings provides credit ratings for more than one million government, corporate, financial sector and structured finance entities and securities around the world, including Horowhenua District Council.

S&P analysts, managers and economists assess the factors and trends that affect creditworthiness. They can analyse anything from the state of an enterprise and its position in its industry, to the economic health of regions around the world.

The company rates borrowers on a scale from AAA to D. Intermediate ratings are offered at each level between AA and CCC (eg BBB+, BBB and BBB−).

As well as this, Standard and Poor’s publishes the S&P 500 sharemarket index in the United States, the Canadian S&P/TSX, and the Australian S&P/ASX 200.

S&P Ratings for Horowhenua District Council

Information about S&P ratings for Horowhenua District Council can be found below.