Structured Credit Investor


  • Property prospects

    Hiring remains flat, but CMBS up-tick possible

    CMBS could provide a hiring boost in the US in 2017, while structured finance recruitment is likely...

    News Analysis    23 December 2016
  • IRT internalisation completed

    RAIT Financial Trust has completed its transaction to internalise the management of Independence Rea...

    Job Swaps    22 December 2016
  • Class X appeal dismissed

    The English Court of Appeal has reached the same conclusion regarding the Titan CMBS class X claim a...

    News Round-up    22 December 2016
  • Mesdag retranching rated

    Fitch and S&P have rated Commercial Mortgage Funding, a securitisation of a €27.9m...

    News Round-up    22 December 2016
  • Primary servicing volumes up

    In its latest quarterly US RMBS Servicer Handbook, Fitch highlights the rapid growth of portfolios a...

    News Round-up    21 December 2016
  • Mixed blessing

    Retention rules not so onerous for CRE CLOs

    Risk retention requirements raise interesting issues for the CRE CLO sector. The typical CRE CLO mod...

    News Analysis    20 December 2016
  • SCI Start the Week - 19 December

    A look at the major activity in structured finance over the past seven days.

    Pipeline While the pace of pipeline additions has slowed over the last couple of weeks, new deals d...

    News    19 December 2016
  • Comfort zone

    Investor interest in SFR muted, despite potential

    A backdrop of declining homeownership in the US and a growing number of renters is driving growth in...

    News Analysis    16 December 2016
  • CRE group continues expansion

    Colliers International Group (CIG) and Colliers Parrish International (CPI) have signed a merger agr...

    Job Swaps    16 December 2016
  • 'Mixed effects' from rate hikes

    The US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates from 0.25% to a range of 0.50%-0.75%, which will ha...

    News Round-up    15 December 2016
  • Euro issuance drops

    €40.2bn of securitised product was issued in Europe in 3Q16, according to AFME's latest se...

    News Round-up    15 December 2016
  • Euro secondary unmoved

    The Fed's announcement yesterday appears to have had little effect so far as the European securitisa...

    SCIWire    15 December 2016
  • LatAm markets 'will rebound'

    Donald Trump's election victory has implications far beyond the US, not least in Mexico, where poten...

    News Round-up    14 December 2016
  • Houston exposure eyed

    Morningstar Credit Ratings added seven US CMBS loans backed by Houston collateral to its watchlist i...

    News    13 December 2016
  • Euro ABS/MBS ticks over

    The European ABS/MBS secondary market continues to tick over. As with the previous week it's been...

    SCIWire    13 December 2016
  • Maturity wall shrinking

    Almost US$190bn of US CRE loans in CMBS loans have been paid off or liquidated from the start of 201...

    News Round-up    12 December 2016
  • Retail dominates delinquencies

    US CMBS delinquencies rose by 4bp in November to 3.29% from 3.25% a month earlier, largely due to a...

    News Round-up    12 December 2016
  • RFC issued on rent-roll standard

    The commercial arm of the Mortgage Industry Standards Maintenance Organization (MISMO) has released...

    News Round-up    12 December 2016
  • SCI Start the Week - 12 December

    A look at the major activity in structured finance over the past seven days

    PipelinePipeline entrants were mixed last week. Three ABS, four CMBS and two RMBS were newly announc...

    News    12 December 2016
  • Maturity defaults inch up

    The 12-month rolling loan maturity default rate for the European CMBS in S&P's rated univers...

    News Round-up    9 December 2016
  • Upstart firm poaches CRE vets

    World Class Capital Group has bolstered its team with several former Credit Suisse hires. The firm h...

    Job Swaps    9 December 2016