The following are jurisdictions for which the legal and supervisory framework meets the conditions for endorsement of credit ratings into the UK for regulatory use.
- The European Union
- Hong Kong
- South Africa
- The United States of America
This list will be updated as necessary.
UK registered Credit Rating Agencies (CRAs) wishing to endorse ratings issued in these jurisdictions, are reminded that they must ensure that the credit rating activities of the third country CRA meet all the requirements of Article 4(3) of the Credit Rating Agencies Regulation, as amended by the Credit Rating Agencies (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019.