Backed Securities

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Credit Rating Agencies And The Subprime Crisis - Rating Actions During The Crisis
... Rating agencies lowered the credit ratings on $1.9 trillion in mortgage backed securities from Q3 2007 to Q2 2008, another indicator that their initial ratings were not accurate ... residential mortgage backed securities (RMBS) and CDOs of asset-backed securities (ABS) that had been originally rated "triple-A" out of a total of 4,083 tranches originally rated "triple-A" 466 of ...
Collateralized Debt Obligation - Types of Collateral
... The collateral for cash CDOs include Structured finance securities (mortgage-backed securities, home equity asset-backed securities, commercial mortgage-backed securities ...
Late-2000s Financial Crisis - Background - Boom and Collapse of The Shadow Banking System
... In early 2007, asset-backed commercial paper conduits, in structured investment vehicles, in auction-rate preferred securities, tender option bonds and variable rate demand notes, had a combined ... bond issuance of residential and commercial mortgage-backed securities, asset-backed securities, and CDOs peaked in 2006 at close to $2 trillion...In 2009, private issuance ... Issuance of residential and commercial mortgage-backed securities and CDOs remains dormant." ...
Moody's Investors Service - Controversies - Late 2000s Financial Crisis
... brought increased scrutiny to credit rating agencies' assessments of complex structured finance securities ... Faced with having to put more capital against lower rated securities, investors such as banks, pension funds and insurance companies sought to sell their residential mortgage-backe ... The value of these securities held by financial firms declined, and the market for new subprime securitizations dried up ...
Asset-backed Securities Index
... contract that pools lists of exposures to mortgage backed securities. 2006, CDS Indexco and Markit launched ABX.HE, a subprime mortgage backed credit derivative index, with plans to extend the index to underlying asset types other than home equity loans ... exposures to the subprime market without holding the actual asset backed securities ...

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