Arc Risk Group


Based in the heart of Canary Wharf, London, ARC Risk Group operates globally through its two primary divisions: ARC Ratings and ARC Analytics.

ARC Ratings serves as a Pan-European credit rating agency, headquartered in London and Lisbon, with strategically positioned staff members worldwide. Our UK entity, ARC Ratings (UK) Ltd, and European company, ARC Ratings S.A., hold recognition as External Credit Assessment Institutions (ECAIs) from the European Banking Authority, placing us on par with established CRAs. Additionally, both our UK and European businesses are registered with regulatory authorities such as the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA). ARC Ratings has rated transactions in over 30 countries worldwide with a value of over €100bn.

ARC Analytics offers an array of analytical tools, data, and insights to aid market participants in risk analysis across diverse asset classes. We are committed to fostering seamless collaboration within the finance community, offering most of our products without barriers behind paywalls. This commitment ensures equitable access for all market participants and investors, reflecting our dedication to transparency and support across the financial landscape.


ARC Risk Group’s mission is to empower businesses worldwide as trusted allies in navigating and mitigating risks by pioneering market-leading solutions encompassing comprehensive credit ratings, cutting-edge risk technology, and in-depth research. Committed to excellence, ARC Risk Group delivers unparalleled insights to enhance risk-reward decision-making, fostering resilience and success for companies of every scale.