Emory's Debt Rating


Emory's debt rating, which is reflected in its bond ratings, has a direct effect on how much interest the University must pay on the debt it issues.

Bond Ratings

Bond ratings are alphabetic and numeric symbols rating services use to provide investors with relative indications of credit quality.

Generally, the higher the rating, the lower the interest rate Emory must pay on the debt it issues.

Emory's Ratings

The following are Emory's current bond rates by the three major rating services.

Note:

1. The most recent rating and report from Fitch Ratings was on September 16, 2016.

2. The most recent rating and report from Standard & Poor's was on September 9, 2016.

3. The most recent rating and report from Moody's was on September 9, 2016.


Rating Service

Emory

Higher
Ratings
Fitch Ratings AA+ AAA

Moody's Investors Service, Inc.

Aa2 Aa1  Aaa

Standard & Poor's

AA AA+  AAA