Moody’s Credit Trends provides forward looking views that focus on the key credit outlook shifts for the year ahead and long-term market trends and vulnerabilities.
We will take a closer look at what comes next in the credit cycle; what rising trade and protectionism tensions mean to credit; what are the key regional trends across sectors and other topical questions.
Credit Trends is a unique platform to engage with key market participants - senior investors, issuers, intermediaries and credit analysts - and gain a deeper understanding of the impact of global, regional and local credit trends across sectors.
Learn how Moody’s CreditView includes deep insight on sector dynamics and themes that can inform your credit analysis.
Richard is a Head of Macro Research at BNP Paribas Asset Management. In this role, he has responsibility for promoting collaboration between investment teams and formulating alpha-generating investment views across all asset classes. He joined BNP Paribas Asset Management in August 2015 and is based in London.Read Full Bio
Nick is Head of Research, Non-Financials and is responsible for the credit analysis of non-financial sectors, as well as covering the TMT sector.Read Full Bio
Colin Ellis is Moody’s Chief Credit Officer in EMEA, and a Managing Director in the Credit Strategy team. He is responsible for identifying and analyzing the broad macro and credit trends, and leading and coordinating Moody’s ratings approach, across franchises in the region. He is also a member of Moody’s Macroeconomic Board, which sets the global forecasts that underpin Moody’s universe of ratings.Read Full Bio
Sarah has been the lead analyst for most countries in the European Union, as well as the United States. She is currently responsible for a portfolio of credits that includes the United Kingdom, Ireland, Cyprus, the Isle of Man, and the Council of Europe Development Bank. She is also one of the Sovereign Risk Group’s global spokespeople. She joined Moody’s in 2009 after completing a Sloan Fellowship at the London Business School.Read Full Bio
Nick Hill joined Moody’s in March 2010 and is based in Paris where he is responsible for the coverage of banks in France, Benelux, Italy, the UK, Ireland, and the CIS. Nick led the revision of Moody’s bank rating methodology, which was re-published in 2015.Read Full Bio
Laurie Mayers is an Associate Managing Director in Moody’s European Banking team. Laurie has responsibility for the analytical teams covering bank and non-bank financial institutions in the UK and Ireland as well as for the global investment banks located in EMEA and North America.Read Full Bio
Paul Marty is a Senior Vice President in Moody’s EMEA Infrastructure Finance team, based in London. He oversees a team of analysts covering regulated and unregulated utilities across EMEA, and is also responsible for a portfolio of utilities in France and Belgium. Over the course of a long career at Moody’s, Paul has covered a broad range of sectors including oil & gas and real estate and is experienced in rating both conventional and complex structured financing arrangements. Paul is an authority on the European utility sector, the lead author of Moody’s rating methodology for regulated electric and gas networks, and currently responsible for Moody’s coverage of some of the largest unregulated utilities in the region. He has published extensively on the utilities sector, authored well-received reports on environmental risks and developments and frequently presents Moody’s views at investor roundtables and other events.Read Full Bio
Rahul Ghosh is a Senior Vice President in Moody’s global Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and Green Bonds team. In this capacity, Rahul coordinates the company’s thematic and educational research and outreach initiatives on the impact of ESG considerations for global credit markets. Rahul also serves as a senior analyst for Moody’s Green Bond Assessments (GBAs), which evaluate the effectiveness of an issuer’s approach to managing, administering, allocating proceeds to and reporting on environmental projects financed with green bonds.Read Full Bio
David Beadle joined Moody’s in 2014 and covers retail industry credits in the UK and Western Europe as a Vice President – Senior Credit Officer in the EMEA Corporate Finance Group in London. He covers a number of UK retailers, including the grocers, Tesco and Wm Morrison, fuel forecourt operator Euro Garages, and fashion businesses, House of Fraser, Matalan and New Look. His coverage also includes French, German and Dutch issuers. Prior to joining Moody's David had spent more than 15 years as a credit analyst and portfolio manager in the City, most recently with international specialist banking and asset management group, Investec.Read Full Bio
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