Three classes of notes issued by E*Trade ABS CDO I Ltd/LLC have been downgraded by Fitch Ratings and removed from Rating Watch Negative.The downgrades were as follows: class B, from BBB to B/DR1; class C-1, from CC/DR3 to C/DR6; and class C-2, from CC/DR3 to C/DR6. Fitch also affirmed the rating on one other class in the deal. E*Trade I is a static cash flow collateralized debt obligation backed by collateral consisting of asset-backed securities, residential mortgage-backed securities, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and other CDOs. The downgrades were attributed to collateral deterioration and decreased credit enhancement. The securities were placed on Rating Watch Negative on July 12 due to the negative credit migration of subprime RMBS assets.

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