The D&B® Rating consists of a Composite Appraisal / Condition and Financial Strength Indicator. The Financial Strength Indicator is based on Net Worth (shareholders’ funds less any intangible assets). The Composite Appraisal / Condition is an overall evaluation of credit worthiness.
The following possible values exist for the Credit Appraisal in this country.
|Credit Appraisal||Corresponding Composite|
Alternate Ratings Used
|-||Indicates that the information is insufficient or does not permit assignment of a rating. Not to be construed as unfavorable|
|NQ||"Not Quoted". Indicates that a rating cannot be assigned due to the nature of the business|
|BR||This rating is assigned to businesses that are branches with the headquarters both in the local country and a foreign country.|
D&B Financial Strength Indicator
The following table possible values exist for the D&B Financial Strength Indicator in this country.
|Estimated Financial Strength (Yen)|
|5A||12,000,000,000 and greater|
|4A||2,400,000,000 - 11,999,999,999|
|3A||480,000,000 - 2,399,999,999|
|2A||240,000,000 - 479,999,999|
|1A||120,000,000 - 239,999,999|
|A||60,000,000 - 119,999,999|
|B||30,000,000 - 59,999,999|
|C||15,000,000 - 29,999,999|
|D||8,000,000 - 14,999,999|
|E||4,000,000 - 7,999,999|
|F||2,000,000 - 3,999,999|
|G||0 - 1,999,999|