Fitch Ratings affirmed the "A+" LT Int. Scale (foreign curr.) credit rating of JP Morgan on December 13, 2016. The outlook is stable.
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J.P. Morgan serves Emerging Markets clients across origination, derivatives, trading, foreign exchange and research. Our global approach to Emerging Markets provides maximum reach, while a local presence in each market ensures client accessibility. Our focus is on selective, strategic opportunities to participate in developing and fast-growing local markets in Brazil, Colombia, Russia, the Middle East, China and India.
The Emerging Markets Research team analyzes sovereign and credit risk in Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia ex-Japan, and makes strategic recommendations for debt issued in both international and local capital markets.
The team also publishes a suite of bond indices, including the J.P. Morgan Emerging Markets Bond Index Global (EMBI Global), which tracks total returns for U.S. dollar denominated debt instruments issued by emerging market sovereign and quasi-sovereign entities: Brady bonds, loans, Eurobonds. Currently, the EMBI Global covers 188 instruments across 33 countries.