Fitch Ratings plans to look more closely at the representations and warranties, documentation and performance history of re-performing loan pools and some seasoned performing pools from secondary market sources.

Under a proposal released Aug. 11, the ratings agency would use an alternative approach if the loan pools in these categories have limited representation and warranty frameworks, weak rep providers, incomplete collateral files or missing documentation, as weakness in these areas can impede foreclosures and property liquidations.

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