1. Find Security In Covered Bonds

    Find out about a safe investing alternative that could have prevented the subprime ...
  2. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, Boon Or Boom?

    These two companies are crucial to the mortgage market, but are they ticking timebombs? ...
  3. The CMO issuer redirects the loan payments from the mortgages and distributes both the interest and principal to the investors in the pool.

    CMO vs CDO: Same Outside, Different Inside

    The concept of collateralizing and structured financing predates the market for collateralized ...
  4. How Interest Rates Affect The Housing Market

    Understand how rate changes can affect home prices, and learn how you can keep up. ...
  5. Introduction To Asset-Backed And Mortgage-Backed ...

    In this article, we will go through the structure, along with some examples of ABS ...
  6. Profit From Mortgage Debt With MBS

    Mortgage-backed securities can offer monthly income, a fixed interest rate and even ...
  1. While the fear of rising rates has many mortgage REITs share prices singing the blues, those recent plunges do offer up some opportunities. For investors.

    Could The Mortgage REITs Be A Buy In 2014?

    While the fear of rising rates has many mortgage REITs share prices singing the blues, ...
  2. The Mortgage REITs Are Beginning To Look Like ...

    As the Fed has begun its taper talk, shares of the mortgage REITs have fallen hard. ...
  1. What does FNMA stand for?

    Learn what FNMA is, how it helps low-, moderate- and middle-income families afford a place to live using mortgage liquidity, ...
  2. Are mortgage-backed securities backed by any guarantees?

    Actually, any mortgage-backed security (MBS) guarantee depends on who issued it.To review, an MBS is a security, created ...
  3. What is a tranche?

    "Tranche" is actually a French word meaning "slice" or "portion". In the world of investing, it is used to describe a security ...
  4. Who bears the risk of bad debts in securitization?

    Bad debts arise when borrowers default on their loans. This is one of the primary risks associated with securitized assets, ...
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