A big risk transfer innovation that was a long time coming

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  • A big risk transfer innovation that was a long time coming
    A big risk transfer innovation that was a long time coming

    Fannie Mae has a mandate from its regulator to offload the bulk of credit risk on residential mortgages it insures to capital markets investors. For better or worse, the funds it raises by issuing credit risk transfer securities serve as an important form of capital for the government-sponsored enterprise. […]

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