Press Release|Structured Credit

KBRA Affirms the Ratings for RR 17 Ltd

10 Apr 2024   |   New York


KBRA affirms the rating of the Class A-1A, Class B, and Class C Notes issued by RR 17 Ltd, a cash flow collateralized loan obligation (“CLO”) backed by a diversified portfolio of broadly syndicated senior secured leveraged loans. Since the transaction closed, the rated notes have received timely distributions of interest payments.

RR 17 Ltd is a $706.5 million cash flow CLO managed by Redding Ridge Asset Management LLC (“RRAM”). The notes were collateralized by a $700.0 million portfolio of broadly syndicated senior secured term loans to corporate borrowers at closing.

As of the March 2024 trustee report, the aggregate principal balance of the collateral obligations is $692.3 million and has a cash balance of $4.3 million in principal proceeds There are 6 defaulted obligations totaling $3.6 million and no discount obligations in the portfolio. The adjusted collateral principal amount is $694.5 million. Per the most recent trustee report, the transaction is in compliance with all portfolio profile tests.

The K-WARF of the performing portfolio is 2460, which represents a weighted average portfolio credit assessment of around B.

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Further information on key credit considerations, sensitivity analyses that consider what factors can affect these credit ratings and how they could lead to an upgrade or a downgrade, and ESG factors (where they are a key driver behind the change to the credit rating or rating outlook) can be found in the full rating report referenced above.

A description of all substantially material sources that were used to prepare the credit rating and information on the methodology(ies) (inclusive of any material models and sensitivity analyses of the relevant key rating assumptions, as applicable) used in determining the credit rating is available in the Information Disclosure Form(s) located here.

Information on the meaning of each rating category can be located here.

Further disclosures relating to this rating action are available in the Information Disclosure Form(s) referenced above. Additional information regarding KBRA policies, methodologies, rating scales and disclosures are available at

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