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May 27, 2015, 13:09 ET

Morningstar Identifies Best Practices of 529 College-Savings Plans in Annual Study

 Morningstar, Inc., a leading provider of independent investment research (NASDAQ: MORN), today published its annual study of 85 U.S. 529...

May 21, 2015, 11:56 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Colony American Homes 2015-1 (CAH 2015-1)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings to five classes of single-family rental pass-through certificates from...

May 19, 2015, 09:26 ET

Morningstar Reports U.S. Mutual Fund and ETF Asset Flows for April 2015

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today reported estimated U.S. mutual fund and...

May 19, 2015, 09:02 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Assigns 'MOR CS2' Commercial Mortgage Primary Servicer Ranking and Affirms 'MOR CS1' Commercial Mortgage Special Servicer Ranking for C-III Asset Management, LLC

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned its 'MOR CS2' commercial mortgage primary servicer ranking and affirmed its 'MOR CS1'...

May 18, 2015, 13:21 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Rating for LSTAR Securities Investment Ltd. 2015-6 (LSTAR 2015-6)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned a preliminary rating to one class of residential notes from LSTAR Securities Investment Ltd....

May 18, 2015, 12:13 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Progress Residential 2015-SFR2 Trust (Progress 2015-SFR2)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings to six classes of single-family rental pass-through certificates from...

May 13, 2015, 14:22 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Affirms 'MOR CS2' Commercial Mortgage Primary Servicer Ranking and 'MOR CS1' Commercial Mortgage Special Servicer Ranking for Situs

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today affirmed its 'MOR CS2' commercial mortgage primary servicer ranking for Situs Asset Management, LLC and...

May 13, 2015, 10:46 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for CSMC Trust 2015-DEAL, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-DEAL (CSMC 2015-DEAL)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction CSMC Trust...

May 12, 2015, 18:10 ET

Morningstar, Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of 19 Cents Per Share

 The board of directors of Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today declared a quarterly...

May 12, 2015, 16:54 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for FREMF 2015-K718 Mortgage Trust, Multifamily Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-K718 (FREMF 2015-K718)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction FREMF...

May 12, 2015, 11:14 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2015-GC30, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-GC30 (GSMS 2015-GC30)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction GS...

May 11, 2015, 11:29 ET
May 06, 2015, 09:41 ET

Morningstar Names Tim Greening Chief Corporate Credit Officer

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced that Tim Greening has joined the...

May 04, 2015, 09:21 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Affirms 'MOR RS2' Residential Mortgage Special Servicer Ranking for FCI Lender Services

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today affirmed its 'MOR RS2' residential mortgage special servicer ranking for FCI Lender Services as a residential...

May 01, 2015, 11:42 ET
Morningstar Launches Market-Monitoring App for Apple Watch

Morningstar Launches Market-Monitoring App for Apple Watch

Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, has launched one of the first market-monitoring apps for...

Apr 30, 2015, 18:16 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for COMM 2015-CCRE23 Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates (COMM 2015-CCRE23)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction COMM...

Apr 30, 2015, 17:42 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for CSAIL 2015-C2 Commercial Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-C2 (CSAIL 2015-C2)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction CSAIL...

Apr 27, 2015, 09:57 ET

Morningstar Announces Speakers, Agenda for 27th Annual Investment Conference, June 24-26

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, is hosting its 27th annual investment conference for...

Apr 24, 2015, 15:10 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Tricon American Homes 2015-SFR1 (TAH 2015-SFR1)

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned preliminary ratings to six classes of single-family rental pass-through certificates from...

Apr 23, 2015, 17:41 ET

UPDATE: Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for CGBAM Commercial Mortgage Trust 2015-SMRT, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-SMRT (CGBAM 2015-SMRT)

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC has assigned preliminary ratings for the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) transaction CGBAM Commercial...