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The One with Securitization

Today I’m going to introduce the concept “Securitization”. This is useful to understand some of the discussion about security around the world. This concept entails the argument that the security issues are actually constructed. 327 more words

The One With The Theme.

Turning the Corner on Risk Retention

Just as everyone seems to have made the adjustment to life in securitization with Risk Retention, comes the US Treasury’s announcement that they agree with what most industry insiders have been saying for years.  317 more words


Italian government studying new rules to help banks reduce NPLs

Italian government (as reported by Sole24Ore)  is considering including in the next budget law measures

  1. to widen the scope of bad loan securitisations allowing the possibility of “mixed structured” including both impaired and performing loans and  including 
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Italian Banks

Supporting Women in the Securitization Profession

Thomas “Tom” Finke is a finance professional with over 27 years of experience in the banking and investment industries. Until recently, Thomas Finke served as the CEO of Babson Capital Management, which merged with the institutional asset management firm Barings, LLC. 171 more words

Thomas Finke

Chapter 17: Securitization   


Arlene L. Dave, Ed.D., Teacher III, New Cabalan National High School-Senior High School Department, Division of Olongapo of the Department of Education, Philippines. 485 more words

The Problem With Hanson-Young's (and Brandis') Response to the Burqa Episode

There has been a lot of discussion in Australia about Senator Pauline Hanson’s burqa stunt. Many of those who have criticised her actions have argued that the act in itself presents a threat to national security – in part,  because of the potential to offend the sensibilities of Muslims.  365 more words

Countering Violent Extremism

Momentum for Fintech Sector Continues to Build

Bloomberg just ran an article summarizing the record pace for financing in the Fintech or Marketplace Lending sector.  Surely, there will continue to be some bumps in the road but this asset class continues to push ahead, seemingly no matter the headwinds.  26 more words