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Green River Capital rated as favorable in servicing, asset management

October 22, 2013
Morningstar just ranked Green River Capital as a favorable provider of residential component servicing and REO asset management.
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Nationstar RMBS will absorb hit on revised losses

July 2, 2013
Confusion over how to account for principal forbearance resulted in $1 billion in surprise losses on mortgage bonds backed by Nationstar-serviced loans. Fitch Ratings discussed the...
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Recent vintage loans beat historical levels, enticing investors: Fitch

July 1, 2013
Investors could be lured back into the mortgage space sooner than expected with the government-sponsored enterprises acquiring higher quality loans, creating a class of mortgages designed...
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Shellpoint Partners first RMBS deal carries geographical risk

June 19, 2013
Specialty finance firm Shellpoint Partners debuted on the private-label residential mortgage-backed securitization scene Wednesday, becoming one of a few issuers in this segment of the market.Lewis Ranieri’s...
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Legacy RMBS improves, even with cash flow problems

June 11, 2013
The improving housing market and stable macroeconomic environment are helping to support the performance of legacy residential mortgage-backed securities performance. Nonetheless, the sector still has persistent challenges...
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Fannie and Freddie help brighten America's credit outlook

June 10, 2013
Nearly two years ago, Standard & Poor's downgraded the U.S. credit rating from triple-A late Friday to double-A-plus — with a negative outlook.Thanks in part to strong profits...
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Redwood gears up for latest RMBS deal

June 4, 2013
Talk about consistency.Real estate investment trust Redwood Trust is keeping pace with its monthly issuance goal, setting out on its eighth private-label residential mortgage-backed securitization deal...
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Unknown principal forbearance risk fuels $1 billion in RMBS losses

June 3, 2013
The rapid transfer of servicing obligations can take a toll whenever a new mortgage servicer unexpectedly sees losses stemming from issues that developed before it took...
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Housing recovery fuels investor appetite for looming junk bond deal

May 22, 2013
What started off as a quiet list that was supposed to be sent to a couple dealers has now spread like wild fire around bond investors.A...
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Redwood strikes early, setting the stage for more private-label RMBS

May 15, 2013
Redwood Trust holds significant growth potential in the private-label space as guarantee fees continue to rise and the enterprises pursue potential risk-sharing ventures, analysts claim. As...
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