Non-Mortgage ABS

Browse articles from all of our Newsletters related to Non-Mortgage ABS.

April 20, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

DBRS Sees Potential Growth in Film-Rights Securitization, Updates Ratings Methods

The securitization of film rights is a growing market, a wide-open frontier that could be the proverbial mother lode for daring investors or a financial graveyard for the ill-informed.


April 20, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Non-Mortgage ABS Roars Out of the Starting Gate In Early 2018 as Issuance Sets Post-Crash High

Production of new non-mortgage ABS soared in the first three months of 2018, pushing the market to its strongest quarter since the April-June cycle back in 2008. [Includes two charts.]


April 13, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Performance of Subprime Auto ABS Stabilizing After Sharp Spike in Delinquencies and Losses

Losses on subprime auto ABS spiked in 2016, prompting warnings from industry analysts about lenders loosening underwriting standards in an effort to gain market share. Subprime auto lenders and ABS issuers appear to have made some adjustments as losses stabilized last year, though some concerns about performance linger.


April 6, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Lawyers Argue Risk-Retention Requirements Don’t Apply to Some Commercial MBS and Esoteric ABS

Certain types of MBS and ABS appear to have some wiggle room regarding risk-retention requirements. According to industry lawyers, many single-asset/single-borrower (SASB) commercial MBS can be structured to avoid risk retention and the rules might not apply to certain esoteric ABS.


March 23, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Rating Services Say Senate Bill Would Reduce Uncertainty Around PACE ABS

The regulatory relief bill recently passed by the Senate would reduce uncertainty for future ABS tied to Property Assessed Clean Energy financing programs, rating services said.


March 16, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Issuance of ABS Backed by Marketplace Loans Expected to Increase After a Record High 4Q17

Marketplace lenders participating in the ABS sector predict that issuance will increase this year due to strong demand from investors and an ample supply of new originations.


Poll

What’s your opinion on how Mick Mulvaney has managed the CFPB since he took over three months ago?

He’s done a good job of paring back the agency’s excesses and we’d like to see more.

35%

I hope he totally dismantles the agency and sends those functions back to the agencies hence they came.

14%

Not bad, but he needs to take his time making additional changes.

12%

We’re totally aghast. He’s gone way too far in protecting the rights of companies not consumers!

39%