About R&I

Overview

Overview

*Information Business and Investment Evaluation Business are not the Credit Rating Business, but either the Ancillary Businesses (businesses excluding Credit Rating Service but are ancillary to Credit Rating Activities) or the Other Lines of Business (businesses excluding Credit Rating Business and also excluding the Ancillary Businesses) as set forth in Article 299, paragraph (1), item (xxviii) of the Cabinet Office Ordinance on Financial Instruments Business, etc. With respect to the Ancillary Businesses, relevant laws and regulations require measures to be implemented so that activities pertaining to such business would not unreasonably affect the Credit Rating Activities, as well as measures to prevent such business from being misperceived as the Credit Rating Business. With respect to the Other Lines of Business, relevant laws and regulations require measures to be implemented so that activities pertaining to such business would not unreasonably affect the Credit Rating Activities.