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Fitch to Rate Cabela's Credit Card Master Note Trust 2014-II; Presale Issued

July 7, 2014

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fitch Ratings expects to assign the following ratings to Cabela's Credit Card Master Note Trust's asset-backed notes, series 2014-II, as follows:

--$340,000,000 class A floating-rate 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable;

--$32,000,000 class B fixed-rate 'Asf'; Outlook Stable;

--$17,000,000 class C fixed-rate 'BBBsf'; Outlook Stable;

--$11,000,000 class D fixed-rate 'BBsf'; Outlook Stable.

KEY RATING DRIVERS

Fitch's expected ratings are based on the underlying receivables pool, available credit enhancement, World's Foremost Bank's underwriting and servicing capabilities, and the transaction's legal and cash flow structures, which employ early redemption triggers.

The transaction structure is similar to series 2014-I, with credit enhancement totaling 15% for class A, credit enhancement of 7% for the class B, credit enhancement of 2.75% plus an amount from a spread account for the class C, and credit enhancement of an amount from a spread account for the class D notes only.

RATING SENSITIVITIES

Fitch models three different scenarios when evaluating the rating sensitivity compared to expected performance for credit card asset-backed securities transactions: 1) increased defaults; 2) a reduction in monthly payment rate (MPR), and 3) a combination stress of higher defaults and lower MPR.

Increasing defaults alone has the least impact on rating migration even in the most severe scenario of a 75% increase in defaults. The rating sensitivity to a reduction in MPR is more pronounced with a moderate stress, of a 25% reduction, leading to possible downgrades across all classes. The harshest scenario assumes both stresses occur simultaneously. Similarly, the ratings would only be downgraded under the moderate stress of a 40% increase in defaults and 20% reduction in MPR; however, the severe stress could lead to more drastic downgrades to all classes.

To date, the transaction has exhibited strong performance with all performance metrics within Fitch's initial expectations. For further discussion of Fitch's sensitivity analysis, please see the presale report related to the transaction listed above.

The presale report is available to all investors on Fitch's corporate site 'www.fitchratings.com'. For more information about Fitch's comprehensive subscription service FitchResearch, which includes all presale reports, surveillance, and credit reports on more than 20 asset classes, contact product sales at +1-212-908-0800 or at 'webmaster@fitchratings.com'.

Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

--'Global Credit Card ABS Rating Criteria' (June 2014);

--'Global Structured Finance Rating Criteria' (May 2014).

Applicable Criteria and Related Research: Cabela's Credit Card Master Note Trust, Series 2014-II (US ABS)

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=751650

Global Credit Card ABS Rating Criteria

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=748920

Global Structured Finance Rating Criteria

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=748821

Additional Disclosure

Solicitation Status

http://www.fitchratings.com/gws/en/disclosure/solicitation?pr_id=838335

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Fitch Ratings

Primary Analyst

Lauren Tierney

Associate Director

+1-212-908-9168

Fitch Ratings, Inc.

33 Whitehall Street

New York, NY 10004

or

Committee Chairperson

Tracy Wan

Senior Director

+1-212-908-9171

or

Media Relations:

Sandro Scenga, +1-212-908-0278 (New York)

sandro.scenga@fitchratings.com


Source: Fitch Ratings


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