On September 24, DBRS published a report describing its approach for monitoring European CMBS ratingsMethodology.

On September 25, DBRS published its methodology for rating European RMBS transactions issued in Europe with residential loans originated in Europe.  Methodology.

On September 25, DBRS published its methodology for rating securitizations issued in Canada with collateral originated in Canada.  Methodology.

On September 28, Fitch updated its rating criteria for infrastructure and project finance.  Criteria.

On September 28, Moody’s published its rating methodology for corporate synthetic collateralized debt obligations.  Methodology.

On September 28, Moody’s published its rating methodology for collateralized loan obligationsMethodology.

On September 28, Moody’s updated its methodology for rating securitization transactions backed predominately by loans granted to microenterprises, small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and self-employed individuals.  Methodology.

On September 29, Fitch updated its rating criteria for toll roads, bridges and tunnels.  Criteria.

On September 29, DBRS published its methodology for rating Portuguese electricity tariff securitizationsMethodology.

On September 30, DBRS published a report describing the criteria applied in reviewing derivatives in the context of a European structured finance transaction.  Methodology.

On September 30, Moody’s published its methodology for assessing credit risk for companies in therestaurant industry.  Methodology.