Fitch Publishes U.S. Private Student Loan Index Dashboard

NEW YORK--()--Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Fitch Student Loan ABS Transcript

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=751416

Fitch Ratings has published its U.S. Private Student Loan Index Dashboard, which features first quarter 2014 indices.

The private student loan index dashboard, best known as the 'Fitch Student Loan ABS Transcript', will be updated and published on a quarterly basis in conjunction with the U.S. Student Loan ABS Index Report Card. Fitch Student Loan ABS Transcript provides indices and data that tracks private student loan ABS delinquencies, forbearance, and defaults, as well as unemployment rates in relation to 90-120 days delinquencies.

The following items will be provided in Fitch Student Loan ABS Transcript:

--Summary: Indices for delinquencies, forbearance, gross defaults, cumulative defaults, and unemployment; commentary regarding the indices trends; and the ability to allow users to compare quarter-over-quarter (QoQ) and year-over-year (YoY) data based on criterion selected.

--Data: Data used to generate the indices.

--Transactions: Lists private student loan ABS transactions comprising the private student loan index.

--Cumulative Defaults: Cumulative default data by vintage.

--Appendix: Index methodology; private student loan composition; and definitions.

Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

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Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Charlene Davis
Director
+1-212-908-0213
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
33 Whitehall St.
New York, NY 10004
or
Tracy Wan
Senior Director
+1-212-908-9171
or
Media Relations
Sandro Scenga, New York, +1-212-908-0278
sandro.scenga@fitchratings.com