mortgage-backed security

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: security - a security created when a group of mortgages are gathered together and bonds are sold to other institutions or the public; investors receive a portion of the interest payments on the mortgages as well as the principal payments; usually guaranteed by the government
certificate, security - a formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends; "he held several valuable securities"
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DE) has said that it has appointed former Fannie Mae (NYSE: FNM) official Sal Mirran as Asia-Pacific head of residential mortgage backed securities, as the German bank increases its focus on originating and selling such products in the region.
In the past 18 months, dozens of companies have rushed to set up commercial mortgage conduits, feeding mortgages to the Wall Street investment banks that are now packaging them into Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS).
C-BASS' general business strategy involves targeted investments in subprime whole loans, subordinate Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS), scratch-and-dent subperforming and nonperforming whole loans, and servicing rights.
These include residential and multifamily; commercial (office, industrial, retail and hospitality); Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs); Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS); and Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS).
Day will be responsible for 40|86's investment activities in commercial mortgage backed securities trading, due diligence activities, evaluating potential investment and trading opportunities, and portfolio analytics.
The $300 million portfolio of assets for this transaction will primarily consist of mezzanine mortgage backed securities and CDO securities.
NEW YORK -- BNP Paribas is pleased to announce the appointments of the following Mortgage Backed Securities (MBS) professionals: Kevin Heal, George Livingston, Eric Salzman, Bill Poulos, Bill Ludmer, and Tim Coyne.

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