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A recent hot topic in the insurance and financial markets has been the impact of rating downgrades on monoline insurers. Monolines insure the timely interest and principal payments on investment-grade debt for corporations and other asset-backed securities. To attract a higher rating and therefore a lower interest rate than could otherwise be achieved a company issuing bonds may insure the senior tranche. The senior tranche would then be 'monoline wrapped'. In effect, the monolines lend their

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