Intense Competition

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Late-2000s Financial Crisis - Background - Subprime Lending
... During a period of intense competition between mortgage lenders for revenue and market share, and when the supply of creditworthy borrowers was limited, mortgage lenders relaxed underwriting standards and ... However, as market power shifted from securitizers to originators and as intense competition from private securitizers undermined GSE power, mortgage ... loans were originated in 2004–2007, the years of the most intense competition between securitizers and the lowest market share for the GSEs ...

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