Sovereign Ratings ‘r’ Us

Couldn’t bear to write more here about ratings agencies — I’ve written about what cock-ups they are many times — so I didn’t. Having said that, I don’t disagree with the downgrade, which mostly tells me some European downgrades better follow quickly.

Here is a chart

0808 POST 1 US Ratings

via Reuters

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