Monday, August 1, 2011

Country Sovereign Ratings

Standard & Poor’s currently rates 126 governments on their capacity to meet financial commitments. A top-notch AAA rating allows a country to borrow relatively cheaply on international markets. Today’s graphic takes a look at the credit rating of countries throughout the world.




















Source: Standard & Poor's / Thomson Reuters


Interactive graph of debt heavy European countries

Interesting INTERACTIVE graphic that focuses on the economic issues that some European countries are experiencing. By clicking the different variables on the right side of the graphic, you can see how the countries compare in different important fiscal categories.

Click here to get the interactive graph of European countries from Thomason/Reuters.

Geir Solem
http://www.elliottwavetechnician.blogspot.com/
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Via Thomson Reuters