About Us

Corporate Policy

Our corporate policy is based on the following four pillars:

  • Provision of economically and methodologically sound ratings
  • Responsibility as leading Swiss credit rating agency towards the Swiss financial center
  • Ensuring a comprehensive and continuously expanding rating universerating universe
  • Compliance with the highest standards of independence, integrity, compliance, and rating quality


  • 2022 FINMA recognition of corporate ratings for all regulatory purposes
  • 2018 Launch of cosmofunding platform for private placements and loans together with Vontobel
  • 2017 FINMA recognition of corporate ratings for tied assets
  • 2014 Achievement of SNB repo capability (instruction sheet 5) for the market segment "Public Sector Entities" as of 1 January 2015
  • 2011 Inclusion as rating provider for the SBI® of the SIX Swiss Exchange
  • 2009 Confirmed as one of seven credit rating agencies worldwide with IOSCO standard
  • 2007 FINMA recognition of the market segment "Public Sector Entities"
  • 2002 Foundation of fedafin AG


Fedafin is owned by five long-term shareholders. The ratings are assigned by a proven team with many years of professional experience.

Our organization is divided into the business units:

  • Public Sector Governments
  • Public Sector Corporations
  • Private Sector Corporations