ISI-EM Preps Credit Analytics for Brazil

Emerging markets data provider ISI Emerging Markets is planning to roll out its BPR Benchmark credit risk data service in Brazil, to help users assess the risk and creditworthiness of counterparties in the region.

ISI acquired Bogota, Colombia-based BPR—which provides credit scoring for Colombian companies—in 2008, and is now preparing to launch regional versions of the service, beginning with Brazil by the end of the third quarter, says Diego Obere, global product director of ISI’s Emerging Mar