On December 2, 2022 at 18.55 an open lecture by invited expert Stanislav Volkov – managing director of the methodological group of the rating agency “National Credit Ratings” on the topic “Approaches of Rating Agencies to Assessing Banks’ Creditworthiness” will take place.

The Department of Banking and Monetary Regulation of the Faculty of Finance continues the project “Invited Expert”.


The lecture will be devoted to the approaches of rating agencies to the banks’ credit analysis.


Where? Moscow, Zlatoustinsky Per., 7/1, room 304 KK.


During the meeting, teachers and students will learn expert opinions on the following issues:

  • the state of the rating industry in Russia and the prospects for professional development in it for young professionals;
  • approaches of rating agencies to the assessment of banks’ financial stability on the example of the National Credit Rating methodology.

At the end of the lecture, the audience will be able to ask questions to the expert.

​The National Credit Rating Agency is a 100% subsidiary of the RBC media holding, which also includes the news agency of the same name, a TV channel, a newspaper and a magazine.


The compact and efficient team of the National Credit Rating unites analysts and methodologists with experience in both Russian and international rating agencies, as well as major banks.

The National Credit Rating regularly publishes analytical studies, actively cooperates with major professional associations and mass media. Currently, the agency has approved methodologies for assigning ratings to banks and insurers, non-financial companies of any size from all sectors of the economy and authorities.