The Subprime (B&C) Mortgage Security Market

Top Subprime MBS Issuers and Underwriters

Charts listing the top subprime MBS issuers and underwriters by year. Includes volume in dollars, number of deals and market share, as well as previous year’s volume, percent change and totals for all issuers and underwriters.

2008 data do not include number of deals, but add quarterly issuance and underwriting numbers.

1995 and 1996 data do not include previous year’s totals or percent change.

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Poll

With rates higher this year, there has been talk of lenders liberalizing their underwriting standards in an effort to increase volume and make up for lower refis.

Do you think your shop will loosen standards over the coming three months?

Yes, but not by much.
Yes, by a lot.
Yes and, heck, we may even do non-QM lending.
No, not at all.
No and we may even tighten credit.

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