RapidRatings Knowledge Center & Articles

Industry insights, thought leadership, and actionable risk management strategies, powered by financial health.

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1 big thing: Peaking beneath the surface

New data from RapidRatings and Marblegate Asset Management, a leading alternative investment firm, paints a worrying picture for middle market companies as interest rates continue to impact these smaller, often privately held companies—many of which include suppliers and vendors who employee nearly 50 million employees (about twice the population of Texas).
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Global Supply Chain Risks Amid China’s Economic Decline: Data and Insights from RapidRatings

Although China’s economic decline has been making headlines only recently, RapidRatings has been alerting our clients to China’s downfall since the very early days of the pandemic.
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A Closer Look into Yellow Corporation: Unveiling the Four Fundamentals of Risk

In this blog, we will dive into the intricacies of Yellow's situation and explore the four fundamentals of risk measured by RapidRatings that played a crucial role in its downfall.
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RapidRatings CEO: We will see a significant increase in defaults in mid-size private companies

RapidRatings CEO James Gellert joins ‘The Exchange’ to discuss refinance troubles for upcoming debt maturities, industry and business size impacting borrowing dynamics, and small companies feeling the strain from contraction in customer budgets.
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Underneath the Hood: The Power of Predictive Analytics in Supply Chain Management

Unveiling Opportunities, Enhancing Visibility, and Empowering Proactive Decision-Making for Supply Chain Leaders
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