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Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for COMM 2014-UBS5 Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates (COMM 2014-UBS5)

September 5, 2014



ENP Newswire - 05 September 2014

Release date- 03092014 - NEW YORK - Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction COMM 2014-UBS5 Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates (COMM 2014-UBS5).

The preliminary ratings are based on information known to Morningstar as of Sept. 3, 2014.

PRELIMINARY RATINGS (AS OF SEPT. 3, 2014)

Class/ Balance/Notional Amt. / Preliminary Ratings / Morningstar DSCR / Morningstar BLTV / Morningstar ELTV / Credit Support Levels

Class A 1 $45,000,000 AAA 3.09x 66.75% 57.39% 30.000%

Class A 2 $253,000,000 AAA 3.09x 66.75% 57.39% 30.000%

Class A SB $78,700,000 AAA 3.09x 66.75% 57.39% 30.000%

Class A 3 $260,000,000 AAA 3.09x 66.75% 57.39% 30.000%

Class A 4 $354,751,000 AAA 3.09x 66.75% 57.39% 30.000%

Class X A $1,092,367,000 AAA N/A N/A N/A N/A

Class A M $100,916,000 AAA 3.09x 66.75% 57.39% 22.875%

Class B $63,736,000 AA 2.92x 70.65% 61.28% 18.375%

Class PEZ $217,765,000 A- 2.79x 73.89% 64.53% 14.625%

Class C $53,113,000 A- 2.79x 73.89% 64.53% 14.625%

Class X B $221,065,000 AAA N/A N/A N/A N/A

Class X C $36,301,000 AAA N/A N/A N/A N/A

Class X D $66,626,324 AAA N/A N/A N/A N/A

Class D $104,216,000 BBB- 2.57x 80.26% 70.90% 7.267%

Class E $36,301,000 BB- 2.50x 82.48% 73.12% 4.704%

Class F $22,365,000 B 2.46x 83.85% 74.48% 3.125%

Class G $44,261,324 NR 1.89x 86.55% 77.19% 0.000%

NR - Not Rated

The key characteristics of the portfolio of commercial real estate and multifamily mortgage loans supporting COMM 2014-UBS5 are:

Seventy mortgage loans secured by 94 commercial and multifamily real estate properties;

An aggregate initial pool balance of approximately $1.42 billion;

Properties are distributed across 27 states, with 66.1 percent of the cutoff portfolio balance located in California, Texas, Florida, Georgia, and New York;

The largest loan exposure is the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, representing 8.5 percent of the cutoff portfolio balance;

The top-10 loans represent 44.6 percent of the cutoff portfolio balance; and

The largest exposures by property type are office at 34.2 percent and hospitality at 26.5 percent, as measured by the cutoff portfolio balance.

Based on information provided on the arranger's website, Morningstar's analysis of the loans yielded the following Morningstar metrics:

Weighted-average current and amortizing debt service coverage ratios (DSCRs) of 1.89x and 1.62x, respectively, based on the actual loan payment terms;

An aggregate pool value of approximately $2.42 billion, 23.2 percent lower than the reported aggregated appraised values; and

Beginning and ending portfolio loan/value (LTV) ratios of 86.6 percent and 77.2 percent, respectively.

For complete details about the preliminary ratings for this transaction, Morningstar's Presale Analysis Package, including the Presale Report, Asset Summary Reports, Loan Analysis Summary Table, and the Representations, Warranties, and Enforcement Mechanisms, is available under the Ratings Reports tab on https://ratingagency.morningstar.com. Information subsequently received could result in the assignment of final ratings that differ from the preliminary ratings.

About Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC and Morningstar, Inc.

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC is a Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organization (NRSRO) that specializes in structured credit research and ratings and offers a wide array of services including new-issue ratings and analysis, operational risk assessments, surveillance services, data, and technology solutions.

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC is a subsidiary of Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research in North America, Europe, Australia, and Asia.

Morningstar, Inc. offers an extensive line of products and services for individual investors, financial advisors, asset managers, and retirement plan providers and sponsors. Morningstar provides data on approximately 473,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 12 million equities, indexes, futures, options, commodities, and precious metals, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets. Morningstar also offers investment management services through its investment advisory subsidiaries and had approximately $169 billion in assets under advisement and management as of June 30, 2014. The company has operations in 27 countries.

Morningstar, Inc. is not an NRSRO, and its credit ratings on corporate issuers are not NRSRO credit ratings.

U.S. Media Contact +1 267-960-6014

Michelle Weissmichelle.weiss@morningstar.com


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