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May 15, 2015 - Inside Nonconforming Markets

Subprime Volume Indicators and Performance

A page of subprime and jumbo data.


May 15, 2015 - Inside Nonconforming Markets

Division in Decline of GSEs’ Nonprime Holdings

A sharp divide in the decline of nonprime mortgages held by the government-sponsored enterprises persists, according to a new analysis by Inside Nonconforming Markets. Holdings of nonprime mortgage-backed securities are down much more sharply at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac than the GSEs’ holdings of purchased or guaranteed nonprime loans. Fannie and Freddie held a combined $50.78 billion in nonprime MBS as of the end of ... [Includes one data chart]


May 1, 2015 - Inside Nonconforming Markets

Subprime Volume Indicators and Performance

A page of subprime and jumbo data.


May 1, 2015 - Inside Nonconforming Markets

Neg Am Mortgages Concentrated at Two Banks

Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase account for the vast majority of bank holdings of negative amortization mortgages, according to a new ranking and analysis by Inside Nonconforming Markets. Bank exposure to negative amortization mortgages continues to dwindle as originations of such loans largely stopped after the financial crisis. Large chunks of the holdings at Wells and Chase are due to acquisitions of Wachovia and Washington Mutual, respectively ... [Includes one data chart]


April 17, 2015 - Inside Nonconforming Markets

Subprime Volume Indicators and Performance

A page of subprime and jumbo data.


April 17, 2015 - Inside Nonconforming Markets

Quicken Laments Lack of Traditional Alt A Loans

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s ability-to-repay rule was an “over correction” in terms of income documentation standards, according to Peter Carroll, executive vice president for mortgage policy and counterparty relations at Quicken Loans. At a talk this week hosted by the Financial Services Roundtable and CoreLogic, Carroll said the ATR rule has limited Quicken’s originations of mortgages for borrowers who have significant income that’s accounted for outside of ...


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