Two classes of Ace Securities Corp. series 2005-HE2 mortgage-backed securities have been downgraded by Fitch Ratings and four classes have been placed on Rating Watch Negative.Class B-1 was downgraded from BB-plus to BB, and class B-2 was downgraded from BB to BB-minus. Class M-10 was placed on Rating Watch Negative, as were classes M-9 and M-10 of series 2006-HE1 and class M-11 of series 2006-HE2. In addition, Fitch affirmed the ratings on 30 classes from three Ace Securities deals. Fitch said the negative rating actions resulted from a deteriorating relationship between loss expectations and credit enhancement. The pool consists of adjustable- and fixed-rate, first- and second-lien residential subprime mortgage loans. Fitch can be found online at http://www.fitchratings.com.

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