Fitch Solutions Bows Bank Risk Dataset

Thomas Aubrey, managing director, Fitch Solutions

Fitch Solutions, the data vendor arm of ratings agency Fitch, will this week launch a new Bank Credit Model data product, which will provide daily updates of its Financial-Implied Ratings and credit default swap spreads for 9,500 banks worldwide, to help risk managers improve their bank credit and counterparty risk decision-making processes.

The service, which combines Fitch’s Financial-Implied Rating denoting a bank’s creditworthiness with an implied CDS spread to indicate the probability of de

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