ICRA Nepal Limited (ICRA Nepal), the first Credit Rating Agency in Nepal, is a Subsidiary of ICRA Limited (ICRA) of India. It was incorporated on November 11, 2011 and granted licence by the Securities Board of Nepal (SEBON) on October 3, 2012.
ICRA Nepal is supported by ICRA Limited through a Technical Support Services Agreement, which envisages ICRA helping ICRA Nepal in such areas as rating process & methodologies, analytical software, research, training, and technical & analytical skill augmentation.
ICRA Limited, A Moody’s Investors Service Company, was set up in 1991 by leading financial/investment institutions, commercial banks and financial services companies as an independent and professional Investment Information and Credit Rating Agency. Today, ICRA and its Subsidiaries together form the ICRA Group of Companies. ICRA is a public limited company, with its shares listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange. Besides India and Nepal, ICRA also operates in Sri Lanka through Subsidiary.