Complete news archive

  • Short-lived slowdown?

    CLO primary volumes temporarily ease but set to return

    The CLO primary market is slightly easing up into quarter-end, albeit from hitherto unseen volumes....

    News Analysis    26 March 2021
  • CLO pricing service selected

    Sector developments and company hires

    CLO pricing service selected SCI Valuations has been selected by Bloomberg’s Enterprise...

    Market moves    25 March 2021
  • Corporate failures

    Default study sheds light on governance

    Governance failures have been shown to be a contributing factor in a large percentage of corporate d...

    News    25 March 2021
  • Securitisation tax consultation underway

    Sector developments and company hires

    Securitisation tax consultation underway The UK HMRC has launched a consultation seeking views on t...

    Market moves    24 March 2021
  • Red Cross in humanitarian cat bond first

    Sector developments and company hires

    Red Cross in humanitarian cat bond first The first-ever humanitarian catastrophe bond covering pure...

    Market moves    23 March 2021
  • CLO fallback language reviewed

    Sector developments and company hires

    CLO fallback language reviewed S&P has reviewed the indentures of the 870 CLOs it rates to...

    Market moves    22 March 2021
  • Landmark NPL ABS inked

    Banca Ifis completes salary assignment securitisation

    Banca Ifis has finalised a securitisation backed by a €1.3bn non-performing loan portfolio...

    News    22 March 2021
  • Assessing arrears

    Withdrawal of UK support measures eyed

    Most UK residential mortgage borrowers who took coronavirus-related payment holidays in 2020 have re...

    News    22 March 2021
  • Manager maintenance

    CRE CLO credit quality maintained by manager strategies

    CRE CLOs have performed well through the pandemic, maintaining their OC cushions, largely as a resul...

    News Analysis    22 March 2021
  • SCI Start the Week - 22 March

    A review of securitisation activity over the past seven days

    Last week's stories Bifurcated bother Stress for CMBS secured by ground fees, leaseholds Dive...

    News    22 March 2021
  • Risk transfer round-up - 22 March

    CRT sector developments and deal news

    News    22 March 2021
  • The Collins catalyst

    Dodd-Frank amendment could provide tipping point for US CRTs

    The take-off of the US capital relief trades market has been predicted for several years. This CRT P...

    News Analysis    22 March 2021
  • Target recalibration

    UK SME synthetics to regain traction

    News Analysis    19 March 2021
  • MPL acquisition to accelerate auto financing

    Sector developments and company hires

    MPL acquisition to accelerate auto financing Upstart Holdings is set to acquire Prodigy Software,...

    Market moves    19 March 2021
  • Record breakers?

    Chart-topping CRT issuance volumes anticipated

    The capital relief trades market is set to break issuance records in 2021 after a challenging 2020,...

    News Analysis    19 March 2021
  • Greek synthetic debuts

    Piraeus Bank finalises capital relief trade

    News    18 March 2021
  • Chip shortages 'credit positive' for auto ABS

    Sector developments and company hires

    Chip shortages ‘credit positive’ for auto ABS Sizable auto production cuts due...

    Market moves    18 March 2021
  • Gemgarto delinked from Libor

    Sector developments and company hires

    Gemgarto delinked from Libor Kensington Mortgage Company has delinked its Gemgarto 2018-1 RMBS from...

    Market moves    17 March 2021
  • Legislative hoops

    Multiple layers of regulatory assent hinders US CRT development

    Texas Capital Bank confirmed last week that it sought approval from three different US regulators be...

    News Analysis    17 March 2021
  • Bank boost

    US CLO triple-As see strong bank demand, but for how long?

    Significant support from US banks has contributed to the 2021 rally at the top of the stack. Inevita...

    News Analysis    16 March 2021
  • Performance indicators

    Footfall data, CMBS spread correlation highlighted

    Advan Research Corporation plans to create more sophisticated applications, such as bond calculators...

    News    16 March 2021