About Us

SCI is an independent, employee owned, financial information provider focusing on the global securitisation markets. Founded in 2006, it offers subscribers an array of products across News, Data and Events.

News
SCI News provides essential daily content on all sectors of the global securitisation market – ABS, CLOs, CMBS, RMBS and Synthetics, notably CRT/SRT or risk-sharing deals. It identifies opportunities for subscribers through the focused analysis of innovation in structuring, trading and regulation and the development of new and unusual securitisation asset classes and markets.

Subscribers can also opt for additional products to complement SCI News:

  • Premium content
    Offers regular longer in-depth features covering trends or significant issues across all securitisation sectors
  • Deal Trackers
    - Details of deals done in the CRT/SRT or risk-sharing space since 2006
    - Intra-day updates for European and UK new issue ABS, CMBS and RMBS

Data
SCI’s data products fall into three main offerings – CLO Markets, SCI PriceABS and SCI Valuations

CLO Markets
Deal-focused information for the primary and secondary CLO markets. Offering intra-day updates and searchable new issue/refi/reset databases along with BWIC pricing and commentary.

SCI PriceABS
Publishes secondary market pricing from BWICs on European and US CLOs/CDOs and ABS/MBS. SCI PriceABS includes a calendar of upcoming auctions, together with price talk, covers and daily market commentary; combined with proprietary DM, yield and WAL data.

SCI Valuations
A boutique pricing service for customers’ securitisation portfolios, specialising in European CLOs, ABS and RMBS and US CLOs. SCI Valuations aims to eliminate pricing uncertainty and challenges by providing defensible pricing with full disclosure and transparency.

Events
Building on the success of our established track record in hosting events in London and New York, SCI continues to develop conferences and webinars around highly experienced market participants who share their experiences of the latest market developments. Event programmes are editorially-driven to ensure the subject matter is always relevant and up to date.

Annual conference coverage includes:

  • Capital Relief Trades
  • CLO Special Opportunities
  • ESG Securitisation
  • Middle Market CLOs
  • North American Risk Transfer & Synthetics
  • NPL Securitisation

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Who we are

Executive Directors:

Director: Corinne Smith
Corinne has been a financial journalist since 1999 and prior to SCI was Editor of International Securitisation Report, which she began working for in 2003. She has been SCI's Editor since September 2007 and writes about all aspects of securitisation, but primarily focuses on capital relief trades.

Director: Mark Pelham
After over ten years in the investment management industry, Mark became a financial journalist in the mid-90s and rose to become editor of FOW magazine before going freelance in 2001. He has covered the derivatives markets in New York, as FOW US editor, London and frequently Asia. He was SCI's founding Editor in July 2006 and now focuses on deal data.

Managing Director: John Owen Waller
John-Owen has worked in media and software for 18 years, initially with Metal Bulletin, EMAP, FOW and City Networks, and then ran a business at Euromoney PLC after finishing his MBA at Edinburgh University in 2004. He founded SCI along with Mark in July 2006.

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CONTACT US

Editorial email

Market data email

Sales email

Events email

Registered Address Cold Fountains Media Ltd
4th Floor (4.6), Turnberry House,
175 West George Street
Glasgow G2 2LB

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