About this Database

Current HBS faculty, students and staff - Click here for access to the S&P RatingsDirect. 

RatingsDirect provides access to credit research on bond issues from around the world, including public finance and structured finance issues. Provides S&P credit ratings and detailed reports explaining these credit recommendations. For older research see the S&P Creditweek print publications (catalog record) available back to the 1980s in the Baker Library stacks (except 1991-1993).

What does this database offer?

  • Access to Standard & Poor's extensive database of global and public credit ratings, and research
  • More than fourteen years of ratings history and research
  • News articles, analyses, commentaries, and reports from S&P's global networks of over 1,250 analysts