RATINGS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RATINGS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Small cars fare poorly in crash tests http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241209-79/crash-tests-institute-test.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58241209-79/crash-tests-institute-test.html.csp">Small cars fare poorly in crash tests</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DEE-ANN DURBIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T11:19:01.629-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • The four-door Mini Cooper Countryman was the only one of 12 cars to earn a top rating of “good” in new frontal crash tests. The Nissan Leaf, Nissan Juke, Fiat 500L and Mazda5 wagon all fared worst in the tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, an Arlington, Va.-based safety group that’s funded by insurers. The Chevrolet Volt, Ford C-Max, Mitsubishi Lancer, Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ all got the second-highest rating of “acceptable.” The Hyundai Veloster and Scion ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582412092014-07-30T11:19:01.629-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T11:19:01.629-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241209@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:19:01 MDT SEC considering action against S&P over ratings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58216974-79/action-sec-considering-notice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58216974-79/action-sec-considering-notice.html.csp">SEC considering action against S&P over ratings</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T16:37:01.921-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Standard & Poor’s says regulators have told the rating agency they are considering taking civil enforcement action against it over ratings given to six deals in 2011 involving securities tied to commercial mortgages. S&P’s parent McGraw Hill Financial Inc. disclosed Wednesday in a regulatory filing it has received a so-called “Wells Notice” from staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission. The notice indicates the staff will recommend to the five-member commission that it pursue...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582169742014-07-23T16:37:01.921-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T16:37:01.921-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216974@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:37:01 MDT