How to open an FBS account?
Click the ‘Open account’ button on our website and proceed to the Personal Area. Before you can start trading, pass a profile verification. Confirm your email and phone number, get your ID verified. This procedure guarantees the safety of your funds and identity. Once you are done with all the checks, go to the preferred trading platform, and start trading.
How to start trading?
If you are 18+ years old, you can join FBS and begin your FX journey. To trade, you need a brokerage account and sufficient knowledge on how assets behave in the financial markets. Start with studying the basics with our free educational materials and creating an FBS account. You may want to test the environment with virtual money with a Demo account. Once you are ready, enter the real market and trade to succeed.
How to withdraw the money you earned with FBS?
The procedure is very straightforward. Go to the Withdrawal page on the website or the Finances section of the FBS Personal Area and access Withdrawal. You can get the earned money via the same payment system that you used for depositing. In case you funded the account via various methods, withdraw your profit via the same methods in the ratio according to the deposited sums.
AAA credit rating
AAA credit rating
What is an AAA credit rating?
There are companies and governments which need to borrow money. Special agencies assign credit ratings to them to assess their ability to repay the debt. The AAA is the top score, highlighting that the risk to invest in this company or government is relatively low.
AAA credit rating companies
The companies with a triple-A credit rating are less likely to miss their payments to investors, meaning the risk of default is negligible. Thus, they attract a lot of investors willing to lend them money. However, AAA-rated companies tend to offer investors lower yields than others as the risk is lower. You might be surprised, but only two companies in the United States have an AAA credit rating: Microsoft and Johnson & Johnson.
Which countries have the AAA credit rating?
Standard & Poor’s, an international rating agency, awarded 11 countries with AAA credit ratings.
This list contains countries with exceptional stability of the economy and the highest level of creditworthiness.
Overall, credit ratings play an essential role in the financial world, showing how risky an investment is. The rating can be not only upgraded but also downgraded. Indeed, there were cases when countries and companies lost their AAA ratings. For example, Standard & Poor’s lowered the rating of the United States from AAA to AA+ level in 2011.
2023-03-13 • Updated