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What is the CRE CLO E-Primer?
CREFC's CRE CLO (Commercial Real Estate Collateralized Loan Obligations) E-Primer is a comprehensive educational resource in a convenient e-book format.
The CRE CLO E-Primer covers the following:
  • An Introduction to the CRE CLO Market 
  • CRE CLO Collateral: The Building Blocks 
  • CRE CLO Structural Considerations 
  • Credit Analysis of CRE CLOs 
  • Parties to the Transaction and Process Step-by-Step 
  • The CRE CLO Investor Base and Relative Value Considerations 
$50 for Academic Members*
$75 for all other Members
$150 for non-Members

Discounts for organizations ordering in bulk*:
10-25 = 10% off
26-50 = 20% off
51+ = 30% off

View a 5 Page Sample
Click here to access a 5 page sample of the CRE CLO E-Primer.

How long do I have access to the CRE CLO E-Primer?
Your E-Primer license is valid for the 2021 Edition of this educational tool and will not be applied toward newer versions in the future.

How often is the CRE CLO E-Primer updated?
At the time of the 2021 Edition’s publication we expect the next edition to be published no earlier than January 2023.

*Academic Rates
To qualify for CREFC Academic membership you are not a current CREFC member, not employed full time and must be a full-time student or professor. Your status will be vetted prior to receiving discounted rates for online resources/events.  Apply here. Once approved contact Danielle Nathan for your discount code. 

*Bulk Rates
Bulk rates are only available for Member organizations. Names and information for each license must be provided on the approved template (and submitted all together). An invoice with the applied discount will then be provided. For additional information contact Danielle Nathan.

Terms of Service
To view the Terms of Service for this educational piece click here.

Thank you to the authors of this E-Primer: 

Daniel J. Chambers Melissa Dolski
Daniel J. Chambers,
Managing Director, NA CMBS,
Fitch Ratings
Missy Dolski,
Managing Director, Global Head of Capital Markets,
Värde Partners
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