I'm working with sovereign ratings at present. With regard to Moody's there are a few things unclear to me in their definitions. Both questions refer to the sovereign rating history in Bloomberg CSDR (
Foreign Currency LT debt)
What does a
(P)prefix indicate? Example (taken from Cyprus):
(P)Ba3. It is not clear to me what this prefix indicates and I couldn't find any explanation in their methodolgy.
What does the rating