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7.7.17: Pace of CMBS Conduit Loan Originations on Par with a Year Earlier

CMBS conduit loan originations at midyear are on pace with a year earlier, as measured by CMBS securities issuance. CMBS conduit issuance as of June 30, 2017 totaled $38.8 billion compared with $30.7 billion a year earlier. After a slow … Continue reading

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2.3.17: CMBS Spreads Tighten Amid Limited Supply …

Two CMBS transactions recently priced with long-term super-senior AAA-rated bonds pricing at levels not seen since mid-2015. The first deal, a $1.3-billion offering by Citigroup and Deutsche Bank, priced the super-senior CMBS at 90 basis points (bp) over swaps, down … Continue reading

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8.5.16: “Risk Retention” CMBS Deal Prices at Tight Spreads

A new issue CMBS conduit transaction priced on Thursday, August 4 at the tightest spreads since summer 2015. The issuers, Wells Fargo, Bank of America and Morgan Stanley, priced the long-term super-senior bonds from the $871-million offering at 94 basis … Continue reading

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4.15.16: Watching Out for Risk Retention

With CMBS prices stabilizing at levels that provide a reasonable interest rate for borrowers, the next cloud on the horizon is risk retention. Beginning December 24, 2016, under new Dodd-Frank federal regulations, CMBS issuers will be required to retain a … Continue reading

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