Issuance of subprime auto-loan securitizations so far in 2013 is running slightly ahead of last year’s pace at this time, according to a note by Standard & Poor’s.

The YTD number is $13 billion. The agency is sticking to its full-year forecast of $20 billion, a tad above the $19 billion issued last year.

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