ESMA registration

Scope Ratings is a European rating agency based in Germany and registered with the Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA). It is governed by the European CRA (Credit Rating Agency) regulatory framework. All credit rating agencies that have been registered or certified according to Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 September 2009 on credit rating agencies (the Credit Rating Agencies Regulation) are also listed on the ESMA webpage under the link below. This list is regularly updated and is published by the European Commission in the Official Journal of the European Union within 30 days of any update.