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June 30, 2015 - IMFnews
With Greece ready to crack up, it was thought that mortgage rates might plunge. But it hasn't happened yet...
June 29, 2015 - IMFnews
Why do loan turn times application to closing vary so much?
June 24, 2015 - IMFnews
With the Fannie [Mae] discount gone, Im not sure its worth staying a member, said this executive, regarding the Lenders One cooperative...
June 23, 2015 - IMFnews
Early this month, when Freddie Mac made it automated systems free, Fannie said it would not follow in Freddies footsteps...
June 19, 2015 - Inside MBS & ABS
Ginnie Mae this week announced plans to reform its document-custody policies as part of a long-term effort to modernize the way it manages documents in order to minimize agency risks. Michael Drayne, Ginnies senior vice president of issuer and portfolio management, said the updates and improvements will apply to loan documents that serve as collateral for securitized pools of mortgages. Ginnie will follow...
June 10, 2015 - IMFnews
In recent years there has been speculation that Nationstar would spinoff Solutionstar, but officials at Nationstar now see Xome as a way to differentiate the nonbank from other lenders.
June 5, 2015 - Inside MBS & ABS
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority started publishing pricing data for a broad range of ABS this week in an effort to increase transparency. Industry participants suggest that the new disclosures will prompt a decrease in trading and have some impact on pricing. The ABS pricing details are available through the Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine and include deals issued as 144A private placements. The dissemination of transaction information in ABS is...
June 2, 2015 - IMFnews
In partnership with former Lehman Brothers Managing Director Brian Libman, Blackstone is trying to carry out a roll-up strategy...
June 1, 2015 - IMFnews
We understand that a large pool of nonprime mortgage loans is looking for a home...
May 29, 2015 - Inside FHA/VA Lending
Whistleblowers that bring a False Claim Act claim against an FHA lender based on previous publicly disclosed information have no standing, according to a recent federal district court ruling. Judge Jack Zouhary of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio dismissed an FCA lawsuit against U.S. Bank because the whistleblower had neither direct nor independent knowledge of the banks alleged false claims two basic requirements for standing in a whistleblower suit. The Advocates for Basic Legal Equality (ABLE), an Ohio-based legal aid group, filed an FCA lawsuit against U.S. Bank for allegedly disregarding and violating FHA regulations. The group accused the bank of filing false claims and collecting payments without evaluating loss mitigation alternatives before foreclosing on properties. According to ABLE, it had consulted with many people, whose mortgage loans were ...
May 28, 2015 - IMFnews
The former analyst said Freddie has an inferior security [MBS] necessitating the need for a lot of time and expense to create a common securitization platform
May 28, 2015 - IMFnews
It stands to reason that by waiving the charge that Freddie might take in less revenue, but a GSE spokesman said as a financial matter, its not material.
May 27, 2015 - IMFnews
Black Knight plans to expand its offerings to existing clients, gain new clients, introduce new products and selectively acquire smaller vendors...
May 26, 2015 - IMFnews
One new portfolio that came out for bid recently entails the transfer of $328 million of Fannie Mae receivables in Massachusetts.
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