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fitch

1. the European polecat, Mustela putorius putorius; farmed for its fur.
2. pelt of the polecat.
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Fitch expects to downgrade the ratings of the approximately $950 million of existing outstanding notes to 'B+/RR3' from 'BB'.
Included in this review, Fitch discussed the current state of the portfolio with the asset manager and conducted cash flow modeling for various default timing, interest rate scenarios, and prepayment assumptions to measure the breakeven default rates going forward relative to the minimum cumulative default rates required for the rated liabilities.
Given the competitive pressures impacting the mortgage insurance industry, Fitch believes the announced merger makes economic and strategic sense, and if consummated, the new entity will solidify its position as the premier mortgage insurer in the U.
The Fitch rated CRE CDO universe increased to 113 transactions as of year-end (YE) 2006, up from 90 as of the September performance report due to the addition of hybrid and synthetic CRE CDO transactions and incorporation of 13 deals rated in the fourth quarter.
Fitch expects that the company could use a portion of the remaining proceeds to fund future acquisitions.
Given the revolving nature of these managed CREL CDOs, there has been significant investor demand for a third party surveillance report,' said Derivative Fitch Senior Director Karen Trebach.
In the event of a bankruptcy of a participating manufacturer, Fitch believes there is an incentive for the manufacturer to choose to continue to make payments under the MSA and the tobacco settlement revenues would therefore continue to flow to bondholders.
Fitch has concluded that in general Motorola's bondholders have limited protection in the event of an LBO.
Fitch expects to assign long and short term ratings closer to the closing of the series 2007 bonds.
Fitch has also assigned a 'BB' to HMA's new senior secured bank facility and simultaneously withdrawn the unsecured 'BBB+' existing bank facility.
Their challenge now involves being able to analyse all market risk exposures for all deal types, including the more exotic ones, on a portfolio basis', said James Wood, Managing Director at Derivative Fitch and co-head of RAP CD.
Fitch originally placed the ratings of CVC and CSC on Rating Watch Negative on Oct.