TITLE

Standard Bearers

AUTHOR(S)
Cunningham, Andrew
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
Global Finance;Nov2014, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the annual ranking of the top 50 Safest Global Banks published by "Global Finance" in 2014. It discusses the standard for inclusion in the ranking of the World's Safest Banks and notes that two A+ ratings and a third rating in the AA range are the minimum standard in reaching the top 50. European and Australian banks are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
102781940

 

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