Germany-Frankfurt-on-Main: Market research services
Contract award notice
Results of the procurement procedure
Section I: Contracting authority
Main address: www.bundesbank.de
Section II: Object
S&P Ratings — and Research services — upgrade to "enterprise"
Related to their tasks, central banks require credit ratings data and Research services for various purposes to be provided by Registered external credit assessment institutions (ECAIs) within this framework a joint procurement of rating agency services was mandated by the Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB).
Deutsche Bundesbank acts as Lead Central Bank and contracting authority for the procurement of credit. Rating agencies services on behalf of the members of the Eurosystem procurement coordination office (EPCO).
Mainly upgrade of the existing user based Research contract to "Enterprise" and extension of the contract duration.
Section IV: Procedure
Ratings- and Research Services of S&P are — amongst others — due to the ECAI- certification set products for the fulfillment of statutory Tasks. The products are only provided by the licenser.
Section V: Award of contract
Section VI: Complementary information