- Increasing the number of eligible bonds from the largest bond per issuer to the three largest bonds per issuer;
- Lowering the minimum security amount outstanding threshold from $600 million to $500 million;
- Lengthening the seasoning period from issuance for eligible bonds from three to five years; and
- Capping the exposure of any index eligible issuer at two percent (there is currently no issuer cap in place).
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