CMBS Delinquency Increases
Late payments on securitized commercial real estate loans worsened last month. Deterioration was driven by loans securitized five-to-seven years ago.
Ginnie Mae Issuance Increases
Monthly securitizations turned higher at the Government National Mortgage Association, with apartment loan activity ascending to the strongest level since last year.
Giant RBS RMBS Settlement
A government investigation into The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc's role in securitizing home loans will be resolved through a multi-billion-dollar settlement.
MBS Traders Cleared in Criminal Cases
Two defendants in two different cases have been cleared by an appeals court and a federal jury of alleged crimes in the sale of mortgage-backed securities.
Profits Improve at Fannie Mae
Quarterly earnings improved at the Federal National Mortgage Association. Its profitability left it owing a dividend payment to the Department of the Treasury.
Agency MBS Issuance Recovers, Freddie Most
After falling to a two-year low, securitizations of agency mortgages increased last month. The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. the was out front of the gain -- rising to the highest level since last year.
Risk Layering, Credit Scores Stable on RMBS
Post-crisis securitized home loans have performed well as risk layering and credit scores have remained constant. But growing cashout share is a concern.
3-Year Low for Ginnie Mae MBS Issuance
Securitizations on behalf of the Government National Mortgage Association fell to the lowest level in more than three years. But securities outstanding kept growing.
12-Month Low for Fannie's New Business
New business retreated to the slowest pace during the past year at the Federal National Mortgage Association. Meanwhile, serious mortgage delinquency dipped.
Barclays Agrees to Subprime RMBS Settlement
Barclays has agreed to a multi-billion-dollar settlement to resolve allegations that it misled investors about the quality of non-prime residential mortgage-backed securities.