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  • Information giants to combine

    Sector developments and company hires

    Information giants to combine S&P Global and IHS Markit have entered into a definitive me...

    Market moves    30 November 2020
  • SCI CRT Awards 2020

    North American Issuer of the Year: Freddie Mac

    Freddie Mac has several claims to fame over the last 12 months. One of the most arresting is that th...

    News    30 November 2020
  • Risk transfer round-up - 30 November

    CRT sector developments and deal news

    News    30 November 2020
  • SCI CRT Awards 2020

    Issuer of the Year: Intesa Sanpaolo

    Intesa Sanpaolo has won the Issuer of the Year category at SCI’s Capital Relief Trades Awa...

    News    30 November 2020
  • SCI Start the Week - 30 November

    A review of securitisation activity over the past seven days

    Last week's stories Double trouble Two - not one - JP Morgan corporate loan CRT trades h...

    News    30 November 2020
  • Double trouble

    Two - not one - JP Morgan corporate loan CRT trades have been in the market

    A CRT transaction between JP Morgan and a club of investors referencing corporate loans, believed to...

    News    27 November 2020
  • NPL ABS capital treatment amended

    Sector developments and company hires

    NPL ABS capital treatment amended The Basel Committee has published a technical amendment in connec...

    Market moves    27 November 2020
  • Excess spread harmonised

    EBA's SRT recommendations released

    The EBA’s long-awaited final report on significant risk transfer details a set of recommen...

    News Analysis    27 November 2020
  • SCI CRT Awards 2020

    Credit Insurer of the Year: RenaissanceRe

    RenaissanceRe (RenRe) has won the Credit Insurer of the Year category in SCI’s Capital Rel...

    News    27 November 2020
  • Offshore demand

    Chinese securitisation continues to gain traction

    A growing number of Chinese securitisation issuers are attempting to tap offshore investors, the mos...

    News Analysis    27 November 2020
  • SCI CRT Awards 2020

    Investor of the Year: Alecta-PGGM

    The coming together of Alecta and PGGM to focus on credit risk sharing transactions (CRS), as they t...

    News    27 November 2020
  • Jumbo BDC merger agreed

    Sector developments and company hires

    Jumbo BDC merger agreed FS/KKR Advisor, a partnership between FS Investments and KKR Credit Advis...

    Market moves    26 November 2020
  • SCI CRT Awards 2020

    Innovation of the Year: Vale Securities Finance 2019-1

    Unfunded protection has historically been focused on capital relief trade senior mezzanine exposures...

    News    26 November 2020
  • Bridge financing inked

    Hertz set to re-fleet under bankruptcy emergence plan

    Hertz Corporation, in conjunction with affiliates of Apollo Capital Management, has established an i...

    News    26 November 2020
  • SCI CRT Awards 2020

    Impact Deal of the Year: Project Grasshopper

    NatWest has raised the bar for impact investment capital relief trades with December 2019’...

    News    26 November 2020
  • SCI CRT Awards 2020

    North American Transaction of the Year: Chase 2019-CL1

    It would take a brave man, or woman, to argue that JPMorgan’s Chase Mortgage Reference Not...

    News    25 November 2020
  • SCI CRT Awards 2020

    Transaction of the Year: Resonance 5

    The winners and honourable mentions of the 2020 SCI Capital Relief Trades Awards were unveiled durin...

    News    25 November 2020
  • Emergency exit

    Taking the GSEs back to private hands in two months is the tallest of tall orders

    The difficulties in pulling the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac out of conservatorship and into private h...

    News    24 November 2020
  • UK STS notification portal launched

    Sector developments and company hires

    UK STS notification portal launched The UK FCA has launched its new STS notification platform, with...

    Market moves    24 November 2020
  • Restructuring boost

    Project Galaxy portfolio acquired

    Alpha Bank has selected US investment fund Davidson Kempner as its preferred bidder over PIMCO for i...

    News    24 November 2020
  • EBA SRT report released

    Sector developments and company hires

    EBA SRT report released The EBA has published its long-awaited report on significant risk transfer...

    Market moves    23 November 2020