On 4 June 2014, the International Organization of Securities Commissions launched a consultation on good practices for reducing reliance on credit rating agencies in asset management. The consultation sets out eight proposed good practice for investment managers and national regulators to follow to reduce the reliance on credit ratings issued by rating agencies. Responses to the consultation are due by 5 September 2014.

The paper is available at:

 http://www.iosco.org/library/pubdocs/pdf/IOSCOPD442.pdf.