NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fitch Ratings expects to assign the following ratings to Citibank Credit Card Issuance Trust Citiseries class A, (2012-1) notes:
--$500 million 0.55% fixed class A (2012-1) 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable.
Fitch's expected ratings are based on the underlying receivables pool, available credit enhancement, Citibank, N.A.'s underwriting and servicing capabilities, as well as the transaction's legal structures, which employ early amortization triggers.
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Applicable Criteria and Related Research:
--'Global Credit Card ABS Rating Criteria' (June 22, 2012);
--'Global Structured Finance Rating Criteria' (June 6, 2012).
Applicable Criteria and Related Research: Citibank Credit Card Issuance Trust, Class A (2012-1) Citiseries Notes (US ABS)
Global Credit Card ABS Rating Criteria
Global Structured Finance Rating Criteria
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