Credit rating and ESG
JCR signed this initiative for the first time as a Japanese credit rating agency and is participating in global discussions regarding this issue.
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JCR's Credit Ratings and ESG FactorsJCR believes that it is necessary to consider ESG factors when it assesses each items in its credit rating methodlogies. JCR includes the following impacts in its analysis concerning the possibility of ESG factor’s affecting any impacts on credit ratings.
- Impact by ESG factors on issuers’ sustainability
- Impact by ESG factors on cash flow generation capacity required for debt redemption
- Impact by initiatives for ESG on fundraising ability
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