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Moody's ABCP rating activities ending July 3, 2015

08 Jul 2015

New York, July 08, 2015 -- Moody's ABCP rating activities for the week ending July 3, 2015

MOODY'S UPDATES ABCP QUERY

Moody's has published its ABCP Query product with information as of March 31, 2015. All U.S., European and Canadian programs are complete through March 2015. This report is published monthly and can be found with Moody's other ABCP research products at www.moodys.com

NO RATING IMPACT ON THE FOLLOWING ABCP PROGRAMS FROM JUNE 29, 2015 THROUGH JULY 3, 2015:

Moody's has reviewed the following ABCP programs in conjunction with the proposed additions and amendments, as applicable. At this time the additions and amendments, in and of themselves, will not result in any rating impact on the respective program. Moody's does not believe they will have an adverse effect on the credit quality of the securities such that the Moody's ratings are impacted. Moody's does not express an opinion as to whether the additions and amendments could have other, non-credit-related effects.

CIBC'S SAFE TRUST RENEWS INTEREST IN EXISTING AUTO DEALER FLOORPLAN FACILITY

SAFE Trust ("SAFE"), a partially supported, multiseller Canadian ABCP program administered by Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce ("CIBC"), has renewed its interest in an existing CAD200 million auto dealer floorplan facility. The facility is secured by a revolving pool of dealer floorplan loans originated by an investment-grade rated Canadian auto finance company. The transaction is structured as a two-year revolving facility. SAFE holds an unrated note issued out of a master trust.

This transaction has been in SAFE's portfolio since 2012 and has performed well over the years. The transaction-specific credit enhancement is comprised of a cash reserve account sized at 1% of the funded amount and overcollateralization (with a minimum O/C of 23.50% of total receivables). The reported 3-month average principal payment rate is 50.5%. The transaction continues to be partially supported by a liquidity facility provided by Prime-1(cr) CIBC. SAFE has a single program-level liquidity facility that is used to support its notes.

SAFE has CAD1.9 billion in aggregate purchase commitments and CAD1.5 billion in outstanding Series 1996-1 Senior Short Term Notes.

JPMORGAN'S CHARIOT AND JUPITER AMEND PROGRAMS

Jupiter Securitization Company LLC ("Jupiter") and Chariot Funding LLC ("Chariot"), two partially supported, multiseller ABCP programs administered by JPMorgan Chase Bank, have amended their program-level documents to comply with the Volcker Rule. Jupiter and Chariot now rely on the exclusion from registration under the Investment Company Act of 1940 as set forth in Rule 3a-7.

As of June 30, 2015, Jupiter had $13.6 billion in total purchase commitments, $8.1 billion in outstanding ABCP, and $1.0 billion in program-level credit enhancement. The conduit's authorized program size is $30 billion.

As of June 30, 2015, Chariot had $13.5 billion in total purchase commitments, $8.5 billion in outstanding ABCP, and $1.0 billion in program-level credit enhancement. The conduit's authorized program size is $30 billion.

NATIONAL BANK'S FUSION AND CLARITY AMEND AN EXISTING RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE FACILITY

Fusion Trust ("Fusion") and Clarity Trust ("Clarity"), two partially supported, multiseller Canadian ABCP programs sponsored and administered by National Bank Financial Inc. ("NBF"), a wholly owned subsidiary of National Bank of Canada ("NBC"), have amended an existing CAD850 million residential mortgage facility. Fusion and Clarity have a CAD350 million and CAD500 million commitment, respectively. The facility was amended to include conventional mortgages with dynamic credit enhancement, in addition to insured mortgages.

Fusion has CAD1.4 billion of purchase commitments, CAD1.0 billion of ABCP, and benefits from program-level credit enhancement of CAD15 million.

Clarity has CAD1.6 billion of purchase commitments, CAD1.0 million of ABCP, and benefits from program-level credit enhancement of CAD15 million.

NATIONAL BANK'S CLARITY ADDS ASSETS TO AN EXISTING RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE FACILITY

Clarity Trust ("Clarity"), a partially supported, multiseller Canadian ABCP program sponsored and administered by National Bank Financial Inc. ("NBF"), a wholly owned subsidiary of National Bank of Canada ("NBC"), has added a pool of assets to an existing CAD600 million residential mortgage facility.

Clarity has CAD1.6 billion of purchase commitments, CAD1.0 billion of ABCP outstanding, and benefits from program-level credit enhancement is CAD15 million.

RABOBANK'S NIEUW AMSTERDAM ADDS TRADE RECEIVABLES FACILITY

Nieuw Amsterdam Receivables Corporation B.V. ("Nieuw Amsterdam"), a partially supported, multiseller program sponsored by Rabobank Nederland ("Rabobank"), has added a AUD75MM trade receivables facility for an unrated agricultural company.

Transaction-specific credit enhancement is in the form of dynamic overcollateralization equal to a minimum of 15%. The overcollateralization fluctuates depending on asset performance. Nieuw Amsterdam's commitment is partially supported by a liquidity facility provided by Prime-1(cr) Rabobank, funding for non-defaulted assets.

With this transaction, Nieuw Amsterdam's program-level credit enhancement is required to be increased by 7% of purchase commitments. As of April 30, 2014 Nieuw Amsterdam had $5.15 billion of commercial paper notes outstanding and $274 million of program-level credit enhancement.

20 GATES' MOUNTCLIFF FUNDING AMENDS TWO FACILITIES

Mountcliff Funding LLC ("Mountcliff"), a fully supported, multiseller ABCP program sponsored by 20 Gates Management LLC, has amended two existing facilities: a $55 million timeshare facility and a $125 million trade receivables facility. Amendments include the addition of two separate stand-alone liquidity commitments for each facility. Prior to the amendment there was a master liquidity agreement, provided by Prime-1-rated entities, that fully supported several deals in Mountcliff's portfolio, including these two facilities. Liquidity remains fully supported for the existing master liquidity and new stand-alone liquidity facilities.

Mountcliff has approximately $1.75 billion of outstanding ABCP and a maximum program limit of $10 billion.

TORONTO DOMINION'S ZEUS AMENDS INTEREST IN EXISTING MOTORCYCLE LOAN TRANSACTION

Zeus Receivables Trust ("Zeus"), a partially supported, multiseller Canadian ABCP program sponsored by Toronto Dominion Bank ("TD") and administered by TD Securities Inc., has amended and renewed an existing motorcycle loan transaction.

Zeus finances a revolving facility backed by new and used motorcycle loans. This facility is being renewed at an increased amount of CAD240 million and the commitment is being extended to June 2016. Transaction-specific credit enhancement consists of 12.5% overcollateralization and a 2% cash reserve account.

The transaction continues to be partially supported by a program-level liquidity facility provided by Prime-1(cr) TD. The liquidity will not fund for defaulted receivables.

Zeus does not have any program-level credit enhancement. Zeus has approximately CAD3.12 billion in outstanding ABCP

TORONTO DOMINION'S PRIME TRUST AMENDS AN EXISTING FLEET LEASE TRANSACTION

Prime Trust ("Prime"), a partially supported, multiseller Canadian ABCP program sponsored by Toronto Dominion Bank ("TD") and administered by TD Securities Inc., has amended and renewed a CAD200 million existing fleet lease facility to June 2017. The amendment is credit neutral and not material to our analysis.

Pool specific credit enhancement is in the form of two Letters of Credit (LOCs) provided by a Prime-1(cr) rated entity equal to 10%.

The transaction remains partially supported by a program-level liquidity facility provided by Prime-1(cr) TD.

Prime does not have any program-level credit enhancement. Prime has CAD2.82 billion in outstanding ABCP.

THE FOLLOWING RATING ACTIONS HAVE OCCURRED DURING THE PERIOD JUNE 29, 2015 THROUGH JULY 3, 2015:

Antalis ABCP Ratings Unaffected by Program Amendments

For further details, please see the following Moody's press release dated July 3, 2015.

https://www.moodys.com/research/Moodys-Antalis-ABCP-Ratings-Unaffected-by-Program-Amendments--PR_329376

The principal methodology used in these ratings was "Moody's Approach to Rating Asset-Backed Commercial Paper" published in March 2015. Please see the Credit Policy page on www.moodys.com for a copy of this methodology.

Moody's monitors and analyzes ABCP programs on an ongoing basis. A detailed description of each program is published in the ABCP Program Review. Some ABCP programs have updated performance information, which is published quarterly in the Performance Overviews. All publications are available on www.moodys.com.

This publication does not announce a credit rating action. For any credit ratings referenced in this publication, please see the ratings tab on the issuer/entity page on www.moodys.com for the most updated credit rating action information and rating history.

Valerie Oliveri
Associate Analyst
Structured Finance Group
Moody's Investors Service, Inc.
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Lisa Singman
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