-Moody's Analytics launches municipal ratings service.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-May 1, 2013--Moody's Analytics launches municipal ratings service(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
1 May 2013 -- New York-based credit ratings research firm Moody's Analytics said it has launched a solution designed to offer credit professionals a comprehensive and streamlined view of municipal ratings, research, key credit metrics and economic data and commentary.
Called Moody's CreditView US Public Finance, the solution provides insight into an issuer, obligor or sale with a new, easy-to-navigate interface, Moody's said.
Moody's CreditView US Public Finance includes a streamlined bond selection tool that displays both issuer and obligor. Users can scan the issuers, obligors and sales more quickly and easily, without having to switch between multiple views.
The latest addition also includes data and commentary from Moody's Analytics Economic and Consumer Credit Analytics team, including Precis state and metro-area data and commentary on strengths and weaknesses as well as Dismal Scientist US Macro and Regional Outlooks.
Moody's said tha thte solution is the latest service offering in Moody's Analytics product roadmap, which began four years ago with the redesign of Moodys.com. Since then, Moody's Analytics enhanced its research offerings, launched Moody's CreditView Fundamental in 2011 and Moody's CreditView Structured Finance in 2012.
For more information, visit http://www.moodys.com/USPFCreditView.
Moody's Analytics is a subsidiary of Moody's Corp (NYSE: MCO).
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