credit rating(redirected from Ratings System)
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An estimate of the amount of credit that can be extended to a company or person without undue risk.
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(Banking & Finance) an evaluation of the creditworthiness of an individual or business enterprise
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an indication of the risk involved in granting credit to a person or firm: an unblemished credit rating.
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|Noun||1.||credit rating - an estimate, based on previous dealings, of a person's or an organization's ability to fulfill their financial commitments|
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