Kroll Bond Rating Agency, a Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organization (NRSRO), was established by Jules Kroll to restore trust in credit ratings by establishing new standards for assessing risk and by offering accurate, clear and transparent ratings. KBRA provides the investment community with an authoritative and informed alternative by delivering ratings designed to meet the highest standards for accuracy and timeliness.
The Kroll name is synonymous with integrity. We are accountable directly to investors because Kroll Bond Ratings is 40%-owned by pension funds and foundations, providing a built-in safeguard against conflicts of interest.
Our organization reflects a culture of putting investors’ interests first. Ratings quality — precisely defined and monitored — is the driving force behind our business strategy.