Lanka Rating agency in ties up with CRISIL India

July 28, 2014 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Lanka Rating Agency, formerly RAM Ratings Lanka. said it had entered struck deal get technical assistance and training from India’s CRISIL.

The majority shareholder of CRISIL is Standard and Poor’s. Lanka Ratings Agency Chairman Preethi Jayawardena said CRISIL had provided technical assistance to other rating agencies including RAM in Malaysia and MAALOT in Israel and a rating agency in the Caribbean and looked forward to a “rewarding partnership”.