Merrill Report Justifies Prediction Of Rise in Mortgage Prepayments

Vadum, Matthew
August 2002
Bond Buyer;8/12/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31447, p1
Trade Publication
Forecasts the increasing levels of mortgage prepayment transactions in the U.S. Stability of the interest rates; Elimination of cash-flow uncertainty; Growth of demands for housing bonds.


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