Rating Agency Developments

On January 10, DBRS released the following rating methodologies:

On January 10, S&P updated its methodology and assumptions for CLOs backed by European small and midsize enterprises (SMEs).  S&P Release. 

On January 8, Moody’s released its methodology for assessing RMBS servicing quality.  Moody’s Release. 

On January 7, Fitch updated its criteria for rating derivative product companies.  Fitch Release.  Fitch Report.