Structured Credit Investor

Secondary markets

  • Conformance period extended

    The US Fed has extended the conformance period for the Volcker Rule to 21 July 2017. While the exten...

    News Round-up    11 July 2016
  • Private label CMBS volume drops

    Private label US CMBS issuance has dropped to its lowest level since early 2012, according to Kroll...

    News Round-up    7 July 2016
  • Leverage ratio response outlined

    Five organisations have issued a joint response to proposed revisions to the Basel 3 levera...

    News Round-up    7 July 2016
  • Manager options outlined

    If Brexit concludes with the UK outside of the EU passporting regime, UK entities may be limited in...

    News    6 July 2016
  • CLO equity distributions dropping

    Equity distributions for US CLOs continued their decline in 1H16, a trend that started in 2013 for 1...

    News Round-up    6 July 2016
  • Risk retention expectations surveyed

    Just over half (51%) of the respondents polled in Morgan Stanley's latest US CRE survey believe the...

    News    6 July 2016
  • Secondary markets advisors sought

    ESMA has published a call for candidates to form a consultative working group (CWG) for its secondar...

    Job Swaps    5 July 2016
  • Big appetite

    ABS investors hungry for more deals

    While political developments on the other side of the Atlantic may have increased risk, US ABS still...

    News Analysis    5 July 2016
  • GSE NPL programmes 'favourable'

    The US FHFA has released its first report covering the progress and results from Fannie Mae and Fred...

    News Round-up    4 July 2016
  • Florida NPLs sold

    Freddie Mac is continuing its bulk offloading of NPLs, with its latest auction seeing it sell a comb...

    News Round-up    4 July 2016
  • CLO pay-downs drop

    The number of CLOs paid down in JPMorgan's CLO index (CLOIE) since the May rebalance through 30 June...

    News Round-up    4 July 2016
  • SCI Start the Week - 4 July

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

    Pipeline Additions to the pipeline were limited once again last week, although two large Chinese de...

    News    4 July 2016
  • Countrywide cash benefits 'broad'

    Holders of 512 legacy Countrywide deals receiving allocated shares of US$7.7bn in settlement proceed...

    News    1 July 2016
  • Brexit MSR impact weighed

    The UK's vote to leave the EU last week could hurt valuations for some US residential mortgage servi...

    News Round-up    1 July 2016
  • New York foreclosure boost

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo last week signed a series of laws that could have a sweeping impact o...

    News    1 July 2016
  • Freddie starts RPL sales

    Freddie Mac is offering its first structured sale of seasoned loans by offloading a US$199m pilot de...

    News Round-up    30 June 2016
  • Damage control

    Brexit hits European ABS recovery, capital markets reform

    The UK's vote to leave the EU has caused untold damage to the recovery of the European securitisatio...

    News Analysis    30 June 2016
  • Reclassification challenges outlined

    A number of financial institutions have reclassified their structured finance books in accordance wi...

    News    30 June 2016
  • US CLOs rebounding

    The US CLO secondary market has begun rebounding in the past few sessions after the caution seen imm...

    SCIWire    30 June 2016
  • Euro ABS/MBS normalising

    European ABS and MBS have been quick to shrug off Brexit worries, with activity building up again th...

    SCIWire    30 June 2016
  • Recruitment rocked

    Brexit compounding ABS hiring issues

    The recruitment outlook for structured finance took a potentially big blow when the UK decided to le...

    News Analysis    30 June 2016