Non-Mortgage ABS

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February 15, 2019 - Inside MBS & ABS

ABS Backed by Oil and Gas Royalties Likely This Year

Securitizations backed by oil and gas royalties likely will be issued this year, according to Fitch Ratings. The agency updated its future flow securitization rating criteria last week in anticipation of such ABS issuance.

February 15, 2019 - Inside MBS & ABS

SoFi’s First Consumer Loan ABS of 2019 Is Stronger

SoFi’s first consumer loan securitization deal this year will include a higher portion of loans from the company’s lowest credit tier, but rating agencies said the credit quality of the transaction is stronger than its previous consumer loan ABS deals.

February 8, 2019 - Inside MBS & ABS

Marketplace Consumer Loan ABS Robust, says KBRA

Kroll Bond Rating Agency is optimistic about ABS backed by marketplace consumer loans in 2019, expecting relatively low credit risk.

February 8, 2019 - Inside MBS & ABS

MBS and ABS Issuance at a Glance: February 8, 2019

MBS and ABS Issuance at a Glance

January 18, 2019 - Inside MBS & ABS

ABS Issuance Hit Post-Crisis High Despite Soft Landing

A total of $223.74 billion of new non-mortgage ABS came to market in 2018, the best annual showing since the financial crisis, according to a new ranking and analysis by Inside MBS & ABS.The market faltered in the fourth quarter, however, as ABS production slumped 14.9 percent to $45.05 billion. That was the lowest quarterly output since the end of 2016. [Includes two data charts.]


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