Standard & Poor’s Launches XML-Based Ratings Express

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NEW YORK--Standard & Poor’s Ratings unit has launched Ratings Express, a new service that delivers all the content of S&P’s Ratings Direct in an XML format, ready to be integrated into a user’s own website. End users can incorporate that content into their own presentation layer and integrate other content.

Ratings Express offers S&P’s rating information and research and commentary associated with those ratings. A deal has been inked with a major USfirm, and there are currently about a dozen