Fitch Ratings released a report yesterday about assessing the risk of container ABS, which is a cyclical asset class. 

The sector seems to be worthy of a closer look as Fitch said that its need for the capital markets has increased with container lessors still expanding production. This is in an effort to maintain parity with rivitaiized trade flows, according to Fitch. At the same time, the decreased availability of European bank funding has the container segment seeking the capital markets for its financing needs. 

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