Here's what Standard & Poor’s considers worthy of its AAA rating these days: Springleaf...

|By:, SA News Editor

Here's what Standard & Poor’s considers worthy of its AAA rating these days: Springleaf Mortgage Loan Trust 2011-1, a portfolio of securities backed by $497M in subprime home mortgages. S&P has awarded AAAs to more than $36B of similar securities in the U.S. this year.