Non-Mortgage ABS

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October 19, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Issuers Choose Private Placement ABS to Avoid Hassles Involved with SEC-Registered Deals

ABS issued as private placements tend to draw less demand from investors than deals registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, but issuers have a number of incentives to bring deals as private placements, according to industry participants.

October 19, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Non-Mortgage ABS Production Down Sharply in 3Q18 But Market Still Ahead of Last Year’s Pace

Issuance of new non-mortgage ABS dropped significantly from the second to the third quarter of 2018, although a few sectors saw increased volume, according to a new Inside MBS & ABS analysis and ranking of the market. [Includes two data charts.]

October 5, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Despite a Dip in New PACE ABS Issuance, Morningstar Is Optimistic About the Sector

Despite the slowdown in the securitization of residential property assessed clean energy assessments, the market is in good condition because of its low credit risk and growing consumer protection, according to Morningstar Credit Ratings.

September 28, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

DBRS Maintains Lead in Rating Non-Agency MBS, S&P Still on Top in ABS Rating Race

DBRS was the most active rating service in the non-agency MBS market during the first six months of 2018, according to a new Inside MBS & ABS analysis. DBRS rated 26 non-agency MBS totaling $14.08 billion during the first half of the year, which represented 43.5 percent of total issuance. Its market share was up 4.0 percentage points from 2017. Fitch Ratings grew its market share in rating non-agency MBS, which rose from 31.0 percent last year to ... [Includes two data charts]

September 21, 2018 - Inside MBS & ABS

Recent Legislative and Government Proposals Would Have Mixed Impact on Student Loan ABS: Moody’s

Changes made by the Dodd-Frank reform bill, along with other legislative proposals and government actions, would have mixed credit impact on ABS backed by student loans, said Moody’s Investors Service.


Who "owns" the mortgage customer that’s brought to a wholesale lender through a loan broker?

The broker. It’s his/her client.


The wholesale/table funder. They’re taking the financial risk.


The broker, but only for the first year. After that, the borrower is fair game.


Hard to answer. It’s a complicated issue.