Moody's Investors Service said late Wednesday its decision to put the U.S. government's debt on review for possible downgrade could have implications for certain rated residential mortgage products.

While government and agency securitizations generally are not rated, rated resecuritizations of agency RMBS, home equity conversion mortgages securitized in the private market and securitizations of reperforming FHA/VA collateral could be affected, the rating agency said.

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