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EX-35 - 35.3 U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS CERTIFICATE ADMINISTRATOR - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e353_usbacagsms2014gc26.htm
EX-35 - 35.2 LNR PARTNERS, LLC, AS GENERAL SPECIAL SERVICER - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e352_lnrgssgsms2014gc26.htm
EX-35 - 35.1 WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS MASTER SERVICER - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e351_welfmsgsms2014gc26.htm
EX-34 - 34.16 WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS CUSTODIAN OF THE BANK OF AMERIC - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e3416_welfcus2.htm
EX-34 - 34.6 NATIONAL TAX SEARCH, LLC, AS SERVICING FUNCTION PARTICIPANT - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e346_ntssfp.htm
EX-34 - 34.5 CORELOGIC COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC., AS SERVICING FUNCTION PART - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e345_corlsfp.htm
EX-34 - 34.4 PENTALPHA SURVEILLANCE LLC, AS OPERATING ADVISOR - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e344_pentoa.htm
EX-34 - 34.3 U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE, CERTIFICATE ADMINISTRATOR AND C - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e343_usbatcac.htm
EX-34 - 34.2 LNR PARTNERS, LLC, AS GENERAL SPECIAL SERVICER - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e342_lnrgss.htm
EX-34 - 34.1 WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS MASTER SERVICER - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e341_welfms.htm
EX-33 - 33.16 WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS CUSTODIAN OF THE BANK OF AMERIC - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e3316_welfcus2.htm
EX-33 - 33.6 NATIONAL TAX SEARCH, LLC, AS SERVICING FUNCTION PARTICIPANT - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e336_ntssfp.htm
EX-33 - 33.5 CORELOGIC COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC., AS SERVICING FUNCTION PART - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e335_corlsfp.htm
EX-33 - 33.4 PENTALPHA SURVEILLANCE LLC, AS OPERATING ADVISOR - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e334_pentoa.htm
EX-33 - 33.2 LNR PARTNERS, LLC, AS GENERAL SPECIAL SERVICER - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e332_lnrgss.htm
EX-33 - 33.1 WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS MASTER SERVICER - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e331_welfms.htm
EX-31 - 31 RULE 13A-14(D)/15D-14(D) CERTIFICATIONS - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26e311_gsms2014gc26.htm
10-K - GS MORTGAGE SECURITIES TRUST 2014-GC26 FORM 10K MAR 2020 - GS Mortgage Securities Trust 2014-GC26gsms2014gc26_10k_32020.htm

 

 

Management’s Assertion

 

Report on Assessment of Compliance with Applicable Servicing Criteria

 

U.S. Bank National Association (“U.S. Bank”) is responsible for assessing compliance as of and for the year ended December 31, 2019 with the servicing criteria set forth in Item 1122 (d) of Regulation AB applicable to it as set forth on Exhibit A hereto. This report covers asset backed securities transactions within the U.S. Bank Corporate Trust Asset-Backed Securities Platform1 (the “Platform”)

 

U.S. Bank hereby provides the following report on its assessment of compliance with the servicing criteria set forth in Item 1122 of Regulation AB applicable to it and as described on Exhibit A hereto:

 

1.U.S. Bank is responsible for assessing its compliance with the servicing criteria applicable to it as noted on the accompanying Exhibit A;

 

2.Except as set forth in paragraph 3 below, U.S. Bank used the criteria set forth in paragraph (d) of Item 1122 of Regulation AB to assess its compliance with the applicable servicing criteria;

 

3.The criteria listed in the column titled “Inapplicable Servicing Criteria” on Exhibit A hereto are inapplicable to U.S. Bank based on the servicing activities it performs directly with respect to the Platform;

 

4.U.S. Bank has complied, in all material respects, with the applicable servicing criteria as of and for the year ended December 31, 2019; and

 

5.Ernst & Young, LLP, a registered public accounting firm, has issued an attestation report on U.S. Bank’s assessment of compliance with the applicable servicing criteria as of and for the year ended December 31, 2019.

 

  U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
   
  /s/ Joseph Giordano
  Name: Joseph Giordano
  Title: Executive Vice President

 

Date: February 27, 2020

 

 

1 The U.S. Bank Corporate Trust Asset-Backed Securities Platform (the “Platform”) consists of the activities involved in the performance of servicing functions for which the Company provides trustee, securities administration, registrar, paying agent and document custody services for (i) publicly issued asset-backed and mortgage-backed transactions the securities of which were offered on or after January 1, 2006 and (ii) certain asset-backed transactions for which the Issuer has voluntarily elected to make Regulation AB compliant filings under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

 

 

 

 

EXHIBIT A to Management’s Assertion 

Reference Servicing Criteria Applicable
Servicing
Criteria

Inapplicable
Servicing
Criteria

 

General Servicing Considerations

 

1122(d)(1)(i)

 

 

Policies and procedures are instituted to monitor any performance or other triggers and events of default in accordance with the transaction agreements.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(1)(ii)

 

 

If any material servicing activities are outsourced to third parties, policies and procedures are instituted to monitor the third party’s performance and compliance with such servicing activities.

 

X2

 

 

1122(d)(1)(iii)

 

 

Any requirements in the transaction agreements to maintain a back-up servicer for the Pool Assets are maintained.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(1)(iv)

 

 

A fidelity bond and errors and omissions policy is in effect on the party participating in the servicing function throughout the reporting period in the amount of coverage required by and otherwise in accordance with the terms of the transaction agreements.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(1)(v)

 

 

Aggregation of information, as applicable, is mathematically accurate and the information conveyed accurately reflects the information.

 

X3

 

 

 

Cash Collection and Administration

 

1122(d)(2)(i)

 

 

Payments on pool assets are deposited into the appropriate custodial bank accounts and related bank clearing accounts no more than two business days following receipt, or such other number of days specified in the transaction agreements.

 

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(2)(ii)

 

 

Disbursements made via wire transfer on behalf of an obligor or to an investor are made only by authorized personnel.

 

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(2)(iii)

 

 

Advances of funds or guarantees regarding collections, cash flows or distributions, and any interest or other fees charged for such advances, are made, reviewed and approved as specified in the transaction agreements.

 

 

X4

 

 

1122(d)(2)(iv)

 

 

The related accounts for the transaction, such as cash reserve accounts or accounts established as a form of over collateralization, are separately maintained (e.g., with respect to commingling of cash) as set forth in the transaction agreements.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(2)(v)

 

 

Each custodial account is maintained at a federally insured depository institution as set forth in the transaction agreements. For purposes of this criterion, “federally insured depository institution” with respect to a foreign financial institution means a foreign financial institution that meets the requirements of Rule 13k-1(b)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(2)(vi)

 

Unissued checks are safeguarded so as to prevent unauthorized access.

 

X

 

 

 

 

2 No servicing activities were performed by the Company that required the servicing criteria to be complied with.

3 No servicing activities were performed by the Company that required the servicing criteria to be complied with.

4 No servicing activities were performed by the Company that required the servicing criteria to be complied with.

 

Corporate Trust ABS Platform (B) 1 

 

 


Reference
Servicing Criteria Applicable
Servicing
Criteria

Inapplicable
Servicing
Criteria

 

1122(d)(2)(vii)

 

 

Reconciliations are prepared on a monthly basis for all asset-backed securities related bank accounts, including custodial accounts and related bank clearing accounts. These reconciliations are (A) mathematically accurate; (B) prepared within 30 calendar days after the bank statement cutoff date, or such other number of days specified in the transaction agreements; (C) reviewed and approved by someone other than the person who prepared the reconciliation; and (D) contain explanations for reconciling items. These reconciling items are resolved within 90 calendar days of their original identification, or such other number of days specified in the transaction agreements.

 

 

X

 

 

 

Investor Remittances and Reporting 

 

1122(d)(3)(i)

 

 

Reports to investors, including those to be filed with the Commission, are maintained in accordance with the transaction agreements and applicable Commission requirements. Specifically, such reports (A) are prepared in accordance with timeframes and other terms set forth in the transaction agreements; (B) provide information calculated in accordance with the terms specified in the transaction agreements; (C) are filed with the Commission as required by its rules and regulations; and (D) agree with investors’ or the trustee’s records as to the total unpaid principal balance and number of Pool Assets serviced by the Servicer.

 

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(3)(ii)

 

 

Amounts due to investors are allocated and remitted in accordance with timeframes, distribution priority and other terms set forth in the transaction agreements.

 

 

X

 

 

 

1122(d)(3)(iii)

 

 

Disbursements made to an investor are posted within two business days to the Servicer’s investor records, or such other number of days specified in the transaction agreements.

 

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(3)(iv)

 

 

Amounts remitted to investors per the investor reports agree with cancelled checks, or other form of payment, or custodial bank statements.

 

X

 

 

Pool Asset Administration

 

1122(d)(4)(i)

 

 

Collateral or security on pool assets is maintained as required by the transaction agreements or related pool asset documents.

X

 

 

 

1122(d)(4)(ii)

 

Pool assets and related documents are safeguarded as required by the transaction agreements.

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(iii)

 

 

Any additions, removals or substitutions to the asset pool are made, reviewed and approved in accordance with any conditions or requirements in the transaction agreements.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(iv)

 

 

Payments on pool assets, including any payoffs, made in accordance with the related pool asset documents are posted to the Servicer’s obligor records maintained no more than two business days after receipt, or such other number of days specified in the transaction agreements, and allocated to principal, interest or other items (e.g., escrow) in accordance with the related pool asset documents.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(v)

 

 

The Servicer’s records regarding the pool assets agree with the Servicer’s records with respect to an obligor’s unpaid principal balance.

 

X

 

 

Corporate Trust ABS Platform (B) 2 

 

 

Reference Servicing Criteria Applicable
Servicing
Criteria

Inapplicable
Servicing
Criteria

 

1122(d)(4)(vi)

 

 

Changes with respect to the terms or status of an obligor’s pool assets (e.g., loan modifications or re-agings) are made, reviewed and approved by authorized personnel in accordance with the transaction agreements and related pool asset documents.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(vii)

 

 

Loss mitigation or recovery actions (e.g., forbearance plans, modifications and deeds in lieu of foreclosure, foreclosures and repossessions, as applicable) are initiated, conducted and concluded in accordance with the timeframes or other requirements established by the transaction agreements.

 

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(viii)

 

 

Records documenting collection efforts are maintained during the period a pool asset is delinquent in accordance with the transaction agreements. Such records are maintained on at least a monthly basis, or such other period specified in the transaction agreements, and describe the entity’s activities in monitoring delinquent pool assets including, for example, phone calls, letters and payment rescheduling plans in cases where delinquency is deemed temporary (e.g., illness or unemployment).

 

 

X

 

1122(d)(4)(ix)

 

 

Adjustments to interest rates or rates of return for pool assets with variable rates are computed based on the related pool asset documents.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(x)

 

 

Regarding any funds held in trust for an obligor (such as escrow accounts): (A) such funds are analyzed, in accordance with the obligor’s pool asset documents, on at least an annual basis, or such other period specified in the transaction agreements; (B) interest on such funds is paid, or credited, to obligors in accordance with applicable pool asset documents and state laws; and (C) such funds are returned to the obligor within 30 calendar days of full repayment of the related pool assets, or such other number of days specified in the transaction agreements.

 

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(xi)

 

 

Payments made on behalf of an obligor (such as tax or insurance payments) are made on or before the related penalty or expiration dates, as indicated on the appropriate bills or notices for such payments, provided that such support has been received by the servicer at least 30 calendar days prior to these dates, or such other number of days specified in the transaction agreements.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(xii)

 

 

Any late payment penalties in connection with any payment to be made on behalf of an obligor are paid from the Servicer’s funds and not charged to the obligor, unless the late payment was due to the obligor’s error or omission.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(xiii)

 

 

Disbursements made on behalf of an obligor are posted within two business days to the obligor’s records maintained by the servicer, or such other number of days specified in the transaction agreements.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(xiv)

 

 

Delinquencies, charge-offs and uncollectible accounts are recognized and recorded in accordance with the transaction agreements.

 

X

 

 

1122(d)(4)(xv)

 

 

Any external enhancement or other support, identified in Item 1114(a)(1) through (3) or Item 1115 of Regulation AB, is maintained as set forth in the transaction agreements.

 

X

 

 

Corporate Trust ABS Platform (B) 3