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How’s my rating? Moody’s wants to hear from you

Are you mad that the U.S. is no longer rated AAA? Do you think France’s sovereign debt rating is too high relative to Canada’s?

Moody’s wants to hear from you.

For the first time since 2008, the rating agency is proposing a new methodology to grade sovereign credits. To make sure it gets the new scale right, it wants to hear from the people these ratings affect, which more or less includes everyone in the fixed-income world, because all bonds are priced off a spread to sovereign debt.