Risk

Why Election Uncertainty Presents a Mortgage-Backed Securities Risk

The uncertainty of the presidential election—however long that lasts—is bound to incite interest rate volatility, something that presents a peril to the mortgage-backed securities (MBS) market, according to Christopher Maloney, a market strategist and former portfolio manager who writes for Bloomberg. In October, volatility surged 76%. Last Friday it closed higher than it has since … The post Why Election …

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Fintech Vs. Traditional Lending Risks

Fintech reportedly is allowing lenders to close on mortgage loans faster than in the past, and, especially as the market shifts increasingly digital, all signs point to its growth in mortgage lending. Researchers have found fintech lenders tend to take on certain risks that traditional lenders do not—though, for a few reasons, this is counterintuitive—leaving … The post Fintech Vs. …

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Fannie Mae Transfers $30.7B in Single-Family UPB

Fannie Mae’s Credit Insurance Risk Transfer transactions are part of Fannie Mae’s ongoing effort to reduce taxpayer risk by increasing the role of private capital in the mortgage market. The post Fannie Mae Transfers $30.7B in Single-Family UPB appeared first on DSNews.

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Fannie and Freddie Home Loans Seeing Reduced Risk

New data from the American Enterprise Institute indicates that as credit has tightened, mortgage risk has fallen among GSE borrowers. Here’s who has seen risk decrease the most. The post Fannie and Freddie Home Loans Seeing Reduced Risk appeared first on DSNews.

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Fannie and Freddie Home Loans Reducing Risk

New data from the American Enterprise Institute indicates that as credit has tightened, mortgage risk has fallen among GSE borrowers. Here’s who has seen risk decrease the most. The post Fannie and Freddie Home Loans Reducing Risk appeared first on DSNews.

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Fannie and Freddie Home Loans are Less Risky

New data from the American Enterprise Institute indicates that as credit has tightened, mortgage risk has fallen among GSE borrowers. Here’s who has seen risk decrease the most. The post Fannie and Freddie Home Loans are Less Risky appeared first on DSNews.

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Fannie and Freddie Lead Home Loan Risk Decline

New data from the American Enterprise Institute indicates that as credit has tightened, mortgage risk has fallen among GSE borrowers. Here’s who has seen risk decrease the most. The post Fannie and Freddie Lead Home Loan Risk Decline appeared first on DSNews.

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