Score Motion: Moody’s assigns provisional scores to seven courses of refinancing notes to be issued by Sculptor European CLO I DACGlobal Credit score Analysis – 08 Mar 2021Madrid, March 08, 2021 — Moody’s Traders Service (“Moody’s”) introduced that it has assigned the next provisional scores to refinancing notes to be issued by Sculptor European CLO I DAC (the “Issuer”):….EUR 2,000,000 Class X Senior Secured Floating Fee Notes due 2034, Assigned (P)Aaa (sf)….EUR 246,000,000 Class A-R Senior Secured Floating Fee Notes due 2034, Assigned (P)Aaa (sf)….EUR 38,000,000 Class B-1-R Senior Secured Floating Fee Notes due 2034, Assigned (P)Aa2 (sf)….EUR 28,000,000 Class C-R Senior Secured Deferrable Floating Fee Notes due 2034, Assigned (P)A2 (sf)….EUR 25,600,000 Class D-R Senior Secured Deferrable Floating Fee Notes due 2034, Assigned (P)Baa3 (sf)….EUR 19,600,000 Class E-R Senior Secured Deferrable Floating Fee Notes due 2034, Assigned (P)Ba3 (sf)….EUR 14,000,000 Class F-R Senior Secured Deferrable Floating Fee Notes due 2034, Assigned (P)B3 (sf)RATINGS RATIONALEThe rationale for the scores is predicated on a consideration of the dangers related to the CLO’s portfolio and construction as described in our methodology.The Issuer will concern the refinancing notes in reference to the refinancing of the next courses of notes: 2019 Class A Notes, 2019 Class B Notes, 2019 Class C Notes, 2019 Class D Notes and 2019 Class E Notes due 2030 (the “2019 Refinancing Notes” and, along with the Class F Notes, the “Refinanced Notes”), beforehand issued on 4 September 2019 (the “2019 Refinancing Date “), which have been issued in reference to the refinancing of the next courses of notes: Unique Class A Notes, Unique Class B Notes, Unique Class C Notes, Unique Class D Notes, Unique Class E Notes and Unique Class F Notes due 2030 (the “2016 Notes”), beforehand issued on 15 December 2016 (the “Unique Subject Date”). On the refinancing date, the Issuer will use the proceeds from the issuance of the refinancing notes to redeem in full the Refinanced Notes.On the Unique Subject Date, the Issuer additionally issued EUR 42,000,000 of subordinated notes, which can stay excellent. As well as, the Issuer will issued EUR 3,700,000 of further subordinated notes on the refinancing date. All subordinated notes usually are not rated.Curiosity and principal amortisation quantities because of the Class X Notes are paid professional rata with funds to the Class A-R Notes. The Class X Notes amortise by EUR 250,000 over the 8 cost dates, beginning on the primary cost date.As a part of this reset, the Issuer will lengthen the reinvestment interval to 4.27 years and the weighted common life to eight.5 years. It should additionally amend sure focus limits, definitions and minor options. As well as, the Issuer will amend the bottom matrix and modifiers that Moody’s will take note of for the task of the definitive scores.The Issuer is a managed money move CLO. At the very least 90% of the portfolio should encompass secured senior loans or senior secured bonds and as much as 10% of the portfolio might encompass unsecured senior loans, second-lien loans, excessive yield bonds and mezzanine loans. The underlying portfolio is predicted to be totally ramped as of the cut-off date so there shall be no efficient date outlined.Sculptor Europe Mortgage Administration Restricted will handle the CLO. It should direct the choice, acquisition and disposition of collateral on behalf of the Issuer and should have interaction in buying and selling exercise, together with discretionary buying and selling, throughout the transaction’s reinvestment interval. Thereafter, topic to sure restrictions, purchases are permitted utilizing principal proceeds from unscheduled principal funds and proceeds from gross sales of credit score danger obligations or credit score improved obligations.The transaction incorporates curiosity and par protection assessments which, if triggered, divert curiosity and principal proceeds to pay down the notes so as of seniority.The coronavirus outbreak, the federal government measures put in place to comprise it, and the weak international financial outlook proceed to disrupt economies and credit score markets throughout sectors and areas. Our evaluation has thought of the impact on the efficiency of company property from the present weak European financial exercise and a gradual restoration for the approaching months. Though an financial restoration is underway, it’s tenuous and its continuation shall be intently tied to containment of the virus. Because of this, the diploma of uncertainty round our forecasts is unusually excessive.We regard the coronavirus outbreak as a social danger underneath our ESG framework, given the substantial implications for public well being and security.Methodology Underlying the Score Motion:The principal methodology utilized in these scores was “Moody’s International Method to Score Collateralized Mortgage Obligations” revealed in December 2020 and accessible at https://www.moodys.com/researchdocumentcontentpage.aspx?docid=PBS_1242167. Alternatively, please see the Score Methodologies web page on www.moodys.com for a replica of this technique.Components that might result in an improve or downgrade of the scores:The rated notes’ efficiency is topic to uncertainty. The notes’ efficiency is delicate to the efficiency of the underlying portfolio, which in flip is determined by financial and credit score circumstances which will change. The collateral supervisor’s funding choices and administration of the transaction may even have an effect on the notes’ efficiency.Moody’s modeled the transaction utilizing a money move mannequin primarily based on the Binomial Enlargement Method, as described in Part 2.3 of the “Moody’s International Method to Score Collateralized Mortgage Obligations” score methodology revealed in December 2020.Moody’s used the next base-case modeling assumptions:Goal Par Quantity: EUR 400,000,000Diversity Rating: 58Weighted Common Score Issue (WARF): 3050Weighted Common Unfold (WAS): 3.50percentWeighted Common Coupon (WAC): 3.65percentWeighted Common Restoration Fee (WARR): 43.50percentWeighted Common Life (WAL): 8.5 yearsMoody’s has addressed the potential publicity to obligors domiciled in nations with native foreign money ceiling (LCC) of A1 or beneath. As per the portfolio constraints and eligibility standards, exposures to nations with LCC of A1 to A3 can’t exceed 10% and obligors can’t be domiciled in nations with LCC beneath A3.REGULATORY DISCLOSURESFor additional specification of Moody’s key score assumptions and sensitivity evaluation, see the sections Methodology Assumptions and Sensitivity to Assumptions within the disclosure type. Moody’s Score Symbols and Definitions might be discovered at: https://www.moodys.com/researchdocumentcontentpage.aspx?docid=PBC_79004.Additional info on the representations and warranties and enforcement mechanisms accessible to traders can be found on http://www.moodys.com/researchdocumentcontentpage.aspx?docid=PBS_1266944.The evaluation depends on an evaluation of collateral traits to find out the collateral loss distribution, that’s, the operate that correlates to an assumption concerning the probability of prevalence to every stage of attainable losses within the collateral. As a second step, Moody’s evaluates every attainable collateral loss situation utilizing a mannequin that replicates the related structural options to derive funds and subsequently the last word potential losses for every rated instrument. The loss a rated instrument incurs in every collateral loss situation, weighted by assumptions concerning the probability of occasions in that situation occurring, leads to the anticipated lack of the rated instrument.Moody’s quantitative evaluation entails an analysis of situations that stress elements contributing to sensitivity of scores and take note of the probability of extreme collateral losses or impaired money flows. Moody’s weights the influence on the rated devices primarily based on its assumptions of the probability of the occasions in such situations occurring.For scores issued on a program, collection, class/class of debt or safety this announcement offers sure regulatory disclosures in relation to every score of a subsequently issued bond or observe of the identical collection, class/class of debt, safety or pursuant to a program for which the scores are derived completely from current scores in accordance with Moody’s score practices. For scores issued on a help supplier, this announcement offers sure regulatory disclosures in relation to the credit standing motion on the help supplier and in relation to every specific credit standing motion for securities that derive their credit score scores from the help supplier’s credit standing. For provisional scores, this announcement offers sure regulatory disclosures in relation to the provisional score assigned, and in relation to a definitive score which may be assigned subsequent to the ultimate issuance of the debt, in every case the place the transaction construction and phrases haven’t modified previous to the task of the definitive score in a way that might have affected the score. For additional info please see the scores tab on the issuer/entity web page for the respective issuer on www.moodys.com.For any affected securities or rated entities receiving direct credit score help from the first entity(ies) of this credit standing motion, and whose scores might change on account of this credit standing motion, the related regulatory disclosures shall be these of the guarantor entity. Exceptions to this method exist for the next disclosures, if relevant to jurisdiction: Ancillary Companies, Disclosure to rated entity, Disclosure from rated entity.The scores have been disclosed to the rated entity or its designated agent(s) and issued with no modification ensuing from that disclosure.These scores are solicited. Please discuss with Moody’s Coverage for Designating and Assigning Unsolicited Credit score Rankings accessible on its web site www.moodys.com.Regulatory disclosures contained on this press launch apply to the credit standing and, if relevant, the associated score outlook or score overview.Moody’s normal rules for assessing environmental, social and governance (ESG) dangers in our credit score evaluation might be discovered at https://www.moodys.com/researchdocumentcontentpage.aspx?docid=PBC_1243406.At the very least one ESG consideration was materials to the credit standing motion(s) introduced and described above.The International Scale Credit score Score on this Credit score Score Announcement was issued by certainly one of Moody’s associates exterior the UK and is endorsed by Moody’s Traders Service Restricted, One Canada Sq., Canary Wharf, London E14 5FA underneath the legislation relevant to credit standing companies within the UK. Additional info on the UK endorsement standing and on the Moody’s workplace that issued the credit standing is out there on www.moodys.com.Please see www.moodys.com for any updates on adjustments to the lead score analyst and to the Moody’s authorized entity that has issued the score.Please see the scores tab on the issuer/entity web page on www.moodys.com for added regulatory disclosures for every credit standing. Luis Mozos VP – Senior Credit score Officer Structured Finance Group Moody’s Traders Service Espana, S.A. Calle Principe de Vergara, 131, 6 Planta Madrid 28002 Spain JOURNALISTS: 44 20 7772 5456 Shopper Service: 44 20 7772 5454 Carine Kumps-Feniou VP – Senior Credit score Officer Structured Finance Group JOURNALISTS: 44 20 7772 5456 Shopper Service: 44 20 7772 5454 Releasing Workplace: Moody’s Traders Service Espana, S.A. 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