26/11/2021 Rating announcement EN
Scope affirms the USA's ratings at AA, Outlook Stable
A large, wealthy economy, dollar’s status as the leading international reserve currency and deep capital markets are credit strengths. Structural increase of public debt, high fiscal deficits and risk connected with the debt ceiling are credit challenges.
26/7/2019 Rating announcement EN
Scope affirms the USA’s credit rating of AA with Stable Outlook
A wealthy, competitive economy, institutional checks and balances, and the US dollar’s reserve currency status support the rating. Weakening potential growth, high and rising public debt and contingent liabilities, and political polarisation are limits.