In a report today, Moody’s Investors Service said that the outstanding volume of asset-backed commercial paper issued by U.S. conduits has risen for the first time since 2007, when the short-term securities slipped into a seemingly unstoppable decline.

The current outstandings of U.S. conduit ABCP rated by the agency totaled $213.8 billion as of September 2014, a 1.3% uptick from a year earlier.

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