Regulatory Affairs

Credit Rating Business

Registration as Credit Rating Agency in Japan

Rating and Investment Information, Inc. is registered as Credit Rating Agency with the Prime Minister of Japan pursuant to Article 66-27 of the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act.


Rating and Investment Information, Inc.(R&I) is approved as an eligible External Credit Assessment Institution (ECAI) under the Basel II framework in Japan, Hong Kong and Malaysia.

Other Recognitions

R&I is recognized as an eligible credit rating agency by Bank Indonesia with regard to regulations on foreign currency-denominated external debt of non-bank corporations.
R&I is also recognized as an eligible credit rating agency by the Stock Exchange of Thailand concerning the issuance of baht-denominated bonds or debentures by foreign entities or their subsidiaries and affiliates in Thailand.