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According to SWI method
(unsolicited, long-term, foreign currency)
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Outlook: Stable
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Last update: 2020-9-25
Last SWI update: 2020-12-31

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Credit rating - comparisons

The credit rating (long-term, foreign currency) of Germany according to the most common rating agencies (in alphabetical order):

Rating agency Rating
Outl.: Stable
Fitch[13] AAA
Outl.: Stable
Moody's[13] Aaa
Outl.: Stable
Scope Ratings[14] AAA
Outl.: Stable
Standard & Poor's[13] AAA
Outl.: Stable

The credit rating of Germany according to the following rating methods (in alphabetical order):

Credit rating method Rating
Public Sector Credit Framework (PSCF) n.r.
Outl.: n/a
Sovereign Wikirating Index (SWI) AA+
Outl.: Stable
Alternative rating method Rating
Poll (Countries) BBB
Outl.: n/a
Resilience (Countries)[15] BBB-
Outl.: n/a

See also: List of countries by credit rating


Notes and References

  1. External Link, last update 2020-9-25
  2. External Link, last update 2017-6-30
  3. [Website of Moody's External Link, last update 2014-2-28]
  4. External Link, last update 2020-6-13
  5. [Website of DBRS External Link, last update 2011-6-16]
  6. No data available.
  7. SWI credit ratings are estimated for the time period 2021-2023 (based on the latest yearly evaluation from 2020-12-31). See Wikirating 'Rating Method Sovereign Wikirating Index (SWI)'.
  8. See Wikirating 'Rating Method Poll (Countries)' (2018-10-15)
  9. Resilience method results (EU countries) spreadsheet (2013)
  10. GDP = Gross Domestic Product, PPP = Purchasing Power Parity
  11. External Link, last update 2020-10-31
  12. External Link, last update 2020-10-31
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.3 Accredited by SEC, ESMA and FINMA
  14. Accredited by ESMA and partly FINMA
  15. Please note, that complexity values do not represent default probabilities; a "credit rating" according to the resilience method represent the actual ability to withstand extreme events.