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Jul 29, 2015, 18:40 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for CSAIL 2015-C3 Commercial Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-C3 (CSAIL 2015-C3)

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

Jul 28, 2015, 12:37 ET

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

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

Jul 23, 2015, 11:13 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Affirms 'MOR CS2' Commercial Mortgage Primary and Special Servicer Rankings for Cohen Financial Services

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today affirmed its 'MOR CS2' commercial mortgage primary servicer and special servicer rankings for Cohen...

Jul 22, 2015, 16:02 ET

Morningstar, Inc. Reports Second-Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today announced its second-quarter 2015 financial...

Jul 22, 2015, 14:19 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Affirms 'MOR RV1' Residential Vendor Rankings for Carrington Property Services for REO Asset Management and Single-Family Rental Property Management

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today affirmed its 'MOR RV1' residential vendor rankings for Carrington Property Services, LLC (CPS) as a real...

Jul 21, 2015, 15:12 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for COMM 2015-CCRE24 Mortgage Trust, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates (COMM 2015-CCRE24)

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

Jul 20, 2015, 18:39 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Wells Fargo Commercial Mortgage Trust 2015-C30, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-C30 (WFCM 2015-C30)

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

Jul 17, 2015, 13:49 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Rating for LSTAR Securities Investment Ltd. 2015-7 (LSTAR 2015-7)

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

Jul 17, 2015, 12:49 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Citigroup Commercial Mortgage Trust 2015-SHP2, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-SHP2 (CGCMT 2015-SHP2)

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

Jul 16, 2015, 16:32 ET

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

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

Jul 16, 2015, 12:38 ET

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

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

Jul 15, 2015, 15:52 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for Morgan Stanley Bank of America Merrill Lynch Trust 2015-C24, Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-C24 (MSBAM 2015-C24)

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

Jul 14, 2015, 10:29 ET

Morningstar Upgrades Analyst Rating for Two U.S. Funds; Downgrades Three Funds; Reaffirms Ratings on 66 Funds in June

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, has published a summary of Morningstar Analyst...

Jul 13, 2015, 10:37 ET

Ninth Annual Alternative Investments Survey Finds Continued Strong Interest in Alternatives, Though Growth Slows as Institutions Become More Cautious

Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, and Barron's, the financial magazine published by Dow...

Jul 07, 2015, 11:01 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Affirms 'MOR CS2' Commercial Mortgage Special Servicer Ranking for Rialto Capital Advisors

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today affirmed its 'MOR CS2' commercial mortgage special servicer ranking for Rialto Capital Advisors, LLC....

Jul 07, 2015, 09:03 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Assigns 'MOR CS1' Commercial Mortgage Master Servicer Ranking for Fannie Mae

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today assigned its 'MOR CS1' commercial mortgage master servicer ranking for Fannie Mae. Morningstar's forecast for...

Jul 02, 2015, 10:49 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC Affirms 'MOR CS1' Commercial Mortgage Primary, Master, and Special Servicer Rankings for Midland Loan Services

 Morningstar Credit Ratings, LLC today affirmed its 'MOR CS1' commercial mortgage primary, master, and special servicer rankings for Midland...

Jun 26, 2015, 11:47 ET

Morningstar Credit Ratings Assigns Preliminary Ratings for WP Glimcher Mall Trust 2015-WPG Commercial Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2015-WPG (WP Glimcher Mall Trust 2015-WPG)

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

Jun 26, 2015, 11:46 ET

Good Stewards of Fund Shareholder Capital Produce Markedly Better Investor Outcomes

U.S. asset managers that practice good fund stewardship produced markedly better outcomes for investors over time, according to research released...

Jun 25, 2015, 09:31 ET

Morningstar Introduces Active/Passive Barometer to Measure Relative Performance of Active Fund Managers against Passive Peers

 Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today introduced an Active/Passive Barometer to help...