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Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts approximately 458000 securities.
Some of the data items available include:
- Bond Items: Agent Common Id, Code For Which Rating Type Is Being Used For Default, Cusip Identifier, Fitch Issue Id Number, Isin Identifier, Issue Coupon Fixed Rate, Issue Description, Issue Distressed Recovery Rating, Issue Id, Issue Maturity Date, Issue Recovery Rating, Issuer Country Code, Issuer Id/Name, Issuer Volatility Rating, Long Term Issuer Rating, Long Term Local Currency Issuer Rating, Long Term National Issuer Rating, RIMES Default Rating, Security Identifier Type, Short Term Issuer Rating, Short Term Local Currency Issuer, Rating, Short Term National Issuer Rating, Unenhanced Long Term Issue Rating, Unenhanced Short Term Issue Rating, Wertpapier Identifier, etc.
- Company Items: Bank Individual Rating, Bank Support Rating, Dow Jones Ticker, Insurer Financial Strength Rating, Issuer Id, Long Term Issuer Default Rating, Long Term Local Currency Issuer Default Rating, Date, Long Term National Insurer Financial Strength Rating, Effective Date, Short Term Issuer Default Rating, Short Term Local Currency Issuer Default Rating, Sovereign Country Ceiling Rating, Viability Rating, etc.