We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 50

Financial services update February 9 2015 feature: shadow banking
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2015

Ten days ago, while discussing a macroprudential approach to regulation, Federal Reserve Board Governor Daniel K. Tarullo suggested the Board


Agency pass-through MBS
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2012

On November 13th, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") noted that on November 12, 2012, the amendments to the FINRA Rule 6700 Series and TRACE dissemination protocols regarding the reporting and dissemination of transactions in TRACE-eligible securities that are agency pass-through mortgage-backed securities that are traded to be announced ("TBA") became effective


Reduction of reporting times for agency pass-through MBS traded TBA
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2013

On April 17th, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority reminded firms of the coming reduction in reporting periods for the timely reporting of


Mortgage backed securities lawsuits
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • October 8 2012

On October 2nd, the federal and state members of the Residential Mortgage Backed Securities ("RMBS") Working Group announced their first legal action since the working group's formation earlier this year


Unintended consequences
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2012

On October 26th, Asset-Backed Alert discussed one of the unintended consequences of the Dodd-Frank Act's delegation of authority over derivatives to the CFTC: how the Federal Housing Finance Agency can avoid registration as a commodity pool operator as a result of its use of synthetic derivatives in its securitization of mortgages


Post-trade transparency amendments are approved
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2012

On October 23rd, the SEC approved the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority's proposal relating to post-trade transparency for agency pass-through mortgage-backed securities transactions and SBA-backed asset-backed securities transactions


Mortgage securitization case reinstated
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2013

On May 17th the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, on its own initiative, vacated an order granting summary judgment to


Fear of unfavorable settlement doesn't justify intervention
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2013

On May 21st, the D.C. Circuit affirmed the district court's order denying a motion to intervene. Senior note-holders of Washington Mutual ("WaMu"), a


FHFA progress report on the common securitization infrastructure
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2013

On April 30th, the Federal Housing Finance Agency provided a progress report on its proposal for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to establish a "common


Financial services update December 15 2014 industry news
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2014

On December 12th, Reuters discussed whether significant changes to the Dodd-Frank Act were likely in 2015. Expectations. Securitization Framework On