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S&P: Prime jumbo RMBS advance rates nose-dive

Subprime rates stabilize
July 28, 2014
"Bank servicers, such as Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase, have maintained a high (more than 90%) level of advancing on prime jumbo collateral," the analysts write. "However, nonbank servicers, such as Nationstar and Ocwen, have advance rates that are substantially lower and have been steadily declining over the past six months."
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Are the jumbo RMBS floodgates finally re-opening?

Credit Suisse brings third jumbo RMBS to market this year
July 25, 2014
The offering comes nearly three months after Credit Suisse launched its most recent jumbo RMBS and becomes the sixth offered by the bank since the housing recovery began. It also marks a trend of increasing jumbo RMBS offerings over the last few months.
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Redwood Trust brings second jumbo RMBS to market

Are the floodgates about to open?
July 7, 2014
Kroll Bond Ratings Agency has issued its presale ratings for SEMT 2014-2 and has awarded AAA ratings to the vast majority of the $306 million deal.
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S&P awards AAA ratings to $303M jumbo RMBS from JPMorgan

Kroll, DBRS and Fitch also awarded AAA ratings
June 23, 2014
In its presale report, S&P noted the high-quality collateral included in the pools as one of the reasons for the quality of the ratings it awarded.
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JPMorgan brings $303 million jumbo RMBS to market

Bond uses 15-year mortgages
June 20, 2014
This is JPMorgan's second offering of 2014, but this one is backed by 15-year notes. It also has lower LTV and DTI ratios than previous offerings.
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DBRS, S&P award AAA ratings to WinWater’s $250 million jumbo RMBS

Agencies join Kroll in awarding AAA ratings
June 12, 2014
DBRS and S&P cite the high average FICO scores of the borrowers in the pool as one of the main reasons for the quality of the ratings.
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Kroll issues AAA ratings for Winwater’s $250 million jumbo RMBS

First offering from "residential mortgage conduit aggregator"
June 12, 2014
The securitization’s aggregate loan balance is $249,465,638 and it consists of a pool of 306 loans. The average loan balance is $815,247 with an average FICO score of 753 and an average loan-to-value ratio of 71.19%.
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WinWater Home Mortgage plans $250 million jumbo RMBS

June 5, 2014
A report from Reuters says that the offering will be called WIN 2014-1 and that the deal is a private 144A offering. Reuters also reports that the pool of loans will have an average FICO score of 760 and that the loans carry a 71% loan-to-value.
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Credit Suisse brings another jumbo RMBS

New Penn, DLJ mortgages comprise portfolio
March 3, 2014
Just over a quarter, or 25.8%, of the mortgage loans were acquired by DLJ Mortgage Capital. Almost three-quarters, or 74.2%, of the mortgage loans were originated or acquired by New Penn Financial and sold by New Penn to the depositor.
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What could boost the credit quality of Jumbo RMBS?

The answer might surprise you
February 19, 2014
Lower mortgage refinancing volume could lead to a higher proportion of purchase loans in new jumbo RMBS, boosting the credit quality of the pools.
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