The Rapid Ratings Mission
Rapid Ratings enables clients to most effectively assess the financial health of their investments, customers and suppliers. Our purely quantitative proprietary methodology employs company financials to produce objective, forward-looking analysis proven to exceed the accuracy of traditional ratings and risk measures. Ratings are generated quarterly on an industry-specific, intuitive 0-100 point scale that provides a clear, comprehensive view of a company's financial viability. This system makes us the only firm that rates public and private US and non-US companies on the same basis. It allows us to be unbiased, taking no fees and no guidance from companies in the course of rating them. Our clients range from buy- and sell-side financial institutions to corporations assessing vendor and credit risk.
Studies show that our Financial Health Ratings (FHR�) provide earlier and more accurate warning signals than traditional ratings and default models: we identified over 90% of defaults betwe