Tags » Securitization

This Really Is The Everything Bubble: Even Subprime Mortgage Bonds Are Back

By John Rubino – Re-Blogged From Dollar Collapse

Record student loan balances? Check. Trillion dollar credit card debt? Check. Six tech stocks dominating the Nasdaq? Check. 669 more words

Monetary Policy

Imagining Danger and Safety (and Conference Talks!)

Quick note that I’ll be giving the same talk twice this month. First, this weekend in Philly I’ll be at the American Ethnological Society’s annual meeting… 1,119 more words

Lord's Resistance Army

In the Name of Security: Just War or just a war?

The world is in a bit of a pickle. Using this analogy, let’s assume the pickle is the world, the vinegar this notion of security and the glass jar representing just how treacherous this political climate can/will/possibly be if not handled appropriately. 457 more words


May 8 - Disinformation, Losing our Liberty, Bank lawsuits, our money, Finance Reform, Power of Local

CJ Holmes leads the fight to stop foreclosures, keep people in their homes, stop Fannie, Freddie and the banks from selling REOs in bulk to hedge funds, and enact true mortgage reform. 20 more words

Disinformation Videos

2bn NPL Securitization for BPER

BPER is said to arrange a 2Bn NPL securitization. This deal will be in addition to the 1Bn already planned for Banco di Sardegna division and will probably use GACs guarrantee on the investment grade tranche. 75 more words


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