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Fitch Assigns Final Ratings to MassMutual Equipment Finance LLC 2012-A

Fitch Ratings assigns final ratings and Outlooks to MassMutual Equipment Finance LLC 2012-A as detailed below.

--$144,000,000 class A-1 asset-backed notes 'F1+sf';

--$151,000,000 class A-2 asset-backed notes 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable;

--$180,000,000 class A-3 asset-backed notes 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable;

--$147,000,000 class A-4 asset-backed notes 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable; and

--$83,400,000 class A-5 asset-backed notes 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable.

Fitch's stress and rating sensitivity analysis are discussed in its June 11 presale report 'MMAF Equipment Finance LLC 2012-A, dated, available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

Additional information is available on www.fitchratings.com. The ratings above were solicited by, or on behalf of, the issuer, and therefore, Fitch has been compensated for the provision of the ratings.

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

--'Global Structured Finance Rating Criteria' (June 6, 2012);

--'Global Rating Criteria for Corporate CDOs' (Aug. 10, 2011);

--'Criteria for Rating US Equipment Lease and Loan ABS' (Jan. 11, 2012).

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

Global Structured Finance Rating Criteria

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=679923

Global Rating Criteria for Corporate CDOs

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=641789

Criteria for Rating U.S. Equipment Lease and Loan ABS

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=663732

ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: HTTP://FITCHRATINGS.COM/UNDERSTANDINGCREDITRATINGS. IN ADDITION, RATING DEFINITIONS AND THE TERMS OF USE OF SUCH RATINGS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE AGENCY'S PUBLIC WEBSITE 'WWW.FITCHRATINGS.COM'. PUBLISHED RATINGS, CRITERIA AND METHODOLOGIES ARE AVAILABLE FROM THIS SITE AT ALL TIMES. FITCH'S CODE OF CONDUCT, CONFIDENTIALITY, CONFLICTS OF INTEREST, AFFILIATE FIREWALL, COMPLIANCE AND OTHER RELEVANT POLICIES AND PROCEDURES ARE ALSO AVAILABLE FROM THE 'CODE OF CONDUCT' SECTION OF THIS SITE.

Contacts:

Fitch Ratings
Primary Analyst
Margaret Myers, +1-312-368-3167
Associate Director
or
Secondary Analyst
Hylton Heard, +1-212-908-0214
Senior Director
or
Committee Chairperson
Bradley Sohl, +1-312-368-3127
Senior Director
or
Media Relations:
Sandro Scenga, +1-212-908-0278
Email: sandro.scenga@fitchratings.com
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