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Using RatingsDirect on S&P Capital IQ
This guide will show you example on extracting S&P ratings from RatingsDirect on S&P Capital IQ Database.
** Before using the database, you have to register for your own individual account first **
RatingsDirect on S&P Capital IQ This link opens in a new window
RatingsDirect is the official desktop source for S&P Global Ratings' credit ratings and research. By combining ratings and research with comprehensive market data and risk indicators, RatingsDirect on the S&P Capital IQ platform offers a complete workflow solution for efficient credit analysis.
Due to the license agreement with S&P Global, the online individual account is only available for Lingnan University staff and students.
Students and staff need to register for an “Online individual account” before they can use the database.
To sign in with your individual account, please visit here
If your request is accepted, S&P Global will send the account information to your email within 5 working days.
Register for your individual account
1. Select RatingsDirect from Library’s Database page, or from the above link.
2. Sign in with your Lingnan account, then click on the link to register
3. Fill in the online form and submit
4. S&P Global will send the account information to your email within 5 working days
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