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Rating Agency Developments

On June 4, S&P issued two Requests for Comment articles on proposed changes to its CMBS criteria. The purpose of the proposed criteria is to improve and simplify the agency’s approach to rating CMBS offerings and to harmonize S&P’S approach to evaluating commercial real estate. S&P Release.

On June 6, Moody’s updated its rating methodology for RMBS in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Moody’s Report.

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