TITLE

The Ripple Effect

AUTHOR(S)
Schwartzman, Joy A.; Schmitz, Michael C.
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Best's Review;Jun2008, Vol. 109 Issue 2, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the impact of the collapse of the subprime residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) market to U.S. insurance companies. Crisis in RMBS emerged from overheated residential real estate markets due to a persistent low-interest-rate environment. It is noted that the collapsed RMBS has agitated from financial- and mortgage-guaranty insurers to companies throughout the sector. INSET: Regulatory Renaissance?.
ACCESSION #
32712319

 

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