CEOs Seek Stronger Rules For Credit Rating Agencies

Law360, New York (November 12, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Most global corporate chiefs agree there's a strong need for better regulation of the world's financial markets and greater oversight of credit rating agencies - but most are just fine with short-selling, according to a survey released Wednesday.

Surveying over 700 business leaders from around the world, including chief executive officers, general counsel, partners and directors, the report was produced by the law firm Allen & Overy LLP.

There were a wide range of views as to exactly how oversight might be stepped up around the...
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