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By Jean Hoffman   
March 14, 2014

Bonus Threshold To Increase in the Rating System

The Executive Board recently voted to increase the bonus threshold in the Rating System to B=10 from the current level of B=8. This change is based on a recommendation from the Ratings Committee to prevent unnecessary ratings inflation, now that rating levels are at the point they were in 1997 before serious ratings deflation began. This change will go into effect on March 20th, 2014, for events ending on or after that date.