Credit Rating and Information Services of India Ltd. (CRISIL) a global analytical company providing ratings, research, and risk and policy advisory services.

CRISIL's majority shareholder is Standard and Poor's. Standard & Poor's, a part of The McGraw-Hill
The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., is a publicly traded corporation headquartered in Rockefeller Center in New York City. Its primary areas of business are financial, education, publishing, broadcasting, and business services...

 Companies, is the world's foremost provider of credit ratings.

CRISIL is the largest credit rating agency in India. CRISIL pioneered ratings in India more than 20 years ago, and is today the undisputed business leader, with the largest number of rated entities and rating products: CRISIL's rating experience covers more than 41,738 entities, including 20,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs). As on June 30, 2011, we had more than 13,787 ratings (including over 6,800 SMEs) outstanding.

CRISIL's Global Analytical Centre (GAC) supports the Global Resource Management initiative of Standard & Poor's (S&P). Under this initiative, GAC provides resources to S&P to improve workflow efficiencies, handle end-to-end analytical jobs, process information, and execute complex modelling assignments.

CRISIL Research is India's largest independent research house. Through constant innovation, and comprehensive research offerings, covering the economy, industry and companies, CRISIL Research meets the requirements of more than 750 Indian and global clients. Apart from off-the-shelf research reports, CRISIL also provides incisive, customised research that allows clients to take informed business and investment decisions.

CRISIL offers products and services covering both equity and debt markets thereby furthering CRISIL's objective to make markets function better.

1. CRISIL Equities
2. Mutual Fund Research
3. Indices - IISL India Index Services and Products Ltd (IISL), a joint venture between NSE and CRISIL Ltd., was set up in May 1998 to provide a variety of indices and index related services and products for the Indian capital markets. It has a consulting and licensing agreement with Standard and Poor's (S&P), the world's leading provider of investible equity indices, for co-branding equity indices.

CRISIL offers domestic and international customers (CRISIL Global Research and Analytics consisting of Irevna
Global Research & Analytics - Irevna is an offshoring company based in India operating in the Financial Research & Analytics segment of the Knowledge Process Outsourcing industry. It is known for its equity, credit, derivatives research for investment banking clients, actuarial support for the...

 and Pipal Research caters to international clients) with independent information, opinions and solutions related to credit ratings and risk assessment; energy, infrastructure and corporate advisory; research on India's economy, industries and companies; global equity research; fund services; and risk management
Risk management
Risk management is the identification, assessment, and prioritization of risks followed by coordinated and economical application of resources to minimize, monitor, and control the probability and/or impact of unfortunate events or to maximize the realization of opportunities...


CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory* provides practical and innovative solutions to governments, donor funded agencies and leading organizations in over 20 emerging economies across the world to help improve infrastructure service delivery transform performance of public institutions and sector efficiency design and strengthen reform programs to catalyze private sector participation

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