Advanced Search

Volume 2014 - Number 4

February 14, 2014

Credit Suisse and Chase Break Lull in Jumbo MBS Issuance, Limits Persist

The jumbo mortgage-backed security market was dormant for over two months, but within the past 14 days, Credit Suisse issued a $287.42 million deal and JPMorgan Chase started shopping a $356.39 million issuance. That’s not to say the jumbo MBS market is back to full strength. The two deals have some unique characteristics, and banks still maintain their dominance over nonbank aggregators of jumbos. Officials at American Capital Mortgage Investment said jumbo MBS issuance has plenty of potential ...

Subscribers to Inside Nonconforming Markets have full access to all its stories and data online. Visitors may become subscribers for full access or may purchase individual articles and data.

Subscriber Log In

If you are a current subscriber or already purchased this article, please login below.

Forgot your password?

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website?


This biweekly is the leading source of news and data on non-agency residential mortgages.



You can purchase this article for $55.00 without subscribing and always have access to it on

Pay Per View

Please contact Customer Service if you need assistance: 1-800-570-5744


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.

vote to see results