Fitch Rating Fee Increases Anger Users

26.10.2015 | Some firms face fee increases of 100 percent as a result of the vendor’s new license plans. Index provider Fitch Ratings is embarking on a scheme to increase prices for its credit ratings to bring its fees in line with the rest of the market, prompting users—some of whom report that this translates to increases of more than 100 percent—to brand the plan “unreasonable” and to criticize it for lacking transparency.