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Moody’s proposes changes to RMBS rating system

Would incorporate global ratings model into U.S. methodology
Ben Lane
Moody’s said that the new quantitative model will be the starting point for its analysis of the loan pool and that the new model was developed after an “extensive” analysis of the performance of 800,000 fixed-rate and 600,000 adjustable-rate mortgages issued since 1998.
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Green River Capital rated as favorable in servicing, asset management

Kerri Ann Panchuk
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

Christina Mlynski
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

Christina Mlynski
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

Christina Mlynski
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

Christina Mlynski
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

Jacob Gaffney
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

Christina Mlynski
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

Kerri Ann Panchuk
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

Christina Mlynski
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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