Complete news archive

  • Risk transfer round up-3 June

    CRT sector developments and deal news

    Sabadell is believed to be prepping a capital relief trade backed by SME loans that is expected to c...

    News    3 June 2021
  • Canuck rumours

    Canadian banks said to be circling CRT

    Rumours continue to swirl about the possibility of an imminent regulatory capital relief trade issue...

    News    3 June 2021
  • Domi debut

    Domivest transaction attracts strong investor appetite

    The debut STS-compliant buy-to-let (BTL) RMBS transaction, issued by Dutch lender Domivest and dubbe...

    News    2 June 2021
  • Private debt investors doubt ability to handle defaults in post-pandemic downturn

    Contributed thought leadership by Ocorian

    An overwhelming majority (87%) of capital markets investors are pursuing direct lending strategies,...

    Talking Point    1 June 2021
  • True lending truth

    Senate vote to reject True Lender will not affect loan securitizations

    Denounced as a brake upon consumer lending, the recent Senate vote to strike down the so-called &...

    News Analysis    28 May 2021
  • ETL waiver requested following cyberattack

    Sector developments and company hires

    ETL waiver requested following cyberattack European truck lease provider Fraikin SAS was subject to...

    Market moves    28 May 2021
  • Moving forward

    Positive consumer sentiment emerging post-pandemic

    As the European securitisation market moves beyond the coronavirus crisis, an overall positive pictu...

    News    28 May 2021
  • End of the line?

    SRT issuers mull dropping synthetic excess spread

    The requirement to fully capitalise synthetic excess spread is expected to result in SRT issuers dro...

    News Analysis    28 May 2021
  • CLO manager ESG policies polled

    Sector developments and company hires

    CLO manager ESG policies polled A recent survey conducted by Fitch shows that 84% of the 117 CLO ma...

    Market moves    27 May 2021
  • Landmark SRTs finalised

    Cash collateralised insurer deals debut

    Credit Risk Transfer Solutions (CRTS) has executed three synthetic securitisations that have broken...

    News Analysis    27 May 2021
  • CRT return for FNMA?

    Supreme Court ruling on Calabria's future imminent

    A US Supreme Court decision about whether President Biden can remove Mark Calabria as director of th...

    News Analysis    27 May 2021
  • Missed opportunity

    ESA report disappoints on securitisation treatment

    The recent European Supervisory Authorities (ESA) report on the implementation and functioning of th...

    News Analysis    27 May 2021
  • Focal point

    Arb rather than NAV in focus

    European CLO equity performance has held strong despite the unprecedented Covid shock and significan...

    News    25 May 2021
  • Actuarial approach

    Alphidem co-founder Ken Sutter outlines how the quantitative modelling of capital relief trades can ...

    In light of the current regulatory and interest rate environment, it could be assumed that capital r...

    Talking Point    25 May 2021
  • CLO conflicts of interest eyed

    Sector developments and company hires

    CLO conflicts of interest eyed IOSCO has issued four questionnaires for industry participants on...

    Market moves    24 May 2021
  • Climate risks disclosed

    EBA publishes landmark banking study

    The EBA has published the first EU-wide pilot exercise on climate risk for the banking sector. The e...

    News    24 May 2021
  • SCI Start the Week - 24 May

    A review of securitisation activity over the past seven days

    Last week's stories Gaining momentum European solar ABS issuance tipped to emerge Revving up ...

    News    24 May 2021
  • RFC issued on benchmark regulation powers

    Sector developments and company hires

    RFC issued on benchmark regulation powers The UK FCA has published a consultation on its proposed p...

    Market moves    21 May 2021
  • Strategic credit commitment inked

    Sector developments and company hires

    Strategic credit commitment inked The Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO) has close...

    Market moves    20 May 2021
  • Revving up

    Strong demand continues for CRE CLOs

    Sentiment in the US CRE CLO market remains relatively positive (SCI 10 May), with the multifamily se...

    News Analysis    20 May 2021
  • SRT boost

    Barclays expands Colonnade platform

    News    20 May 2021