Terms

Mortgage Backed Security

Mortgage Backed Security

Abbreviation
MBS

A mortgage-backed security is an investment similar to a bond that is made up of a bundle of home loans acquired from the banks that issued them. Investors in MBS receive periodic payments similar to bond coupon payments. It turns the bank into a middleman between the investment industry and the homebuyer.

Entities

400 Capital Management
Angel Oak Capital Advisors
Barac Capital Management
Cerberus Capital Management
Ellington Management Group
Metacapital Management
Mill Hill Capital
Two Harbors Investment
Westwood Capital

Events

Mortgage Market Collapse

People

Barry Habib
Chris Hentemann
Christine Hurtsellers
Clayton DeGiacinto
Dan Ivascyn
Daniel Cohen
David Warren
Deepak Narula
Greg Lippmann
John Howe
Josh Birnbaum
Kent MacWilliams
Leo LiVolsi
Matt Toms
Matthew Weinstein
Mike Paleokrassas
Mike Vranos
Natalie Howard
Nitya Sharma
Peter Faigl
Richard Lightburn
Scott Burg
Steen Watson
Steven Fischler
Warren Mosler

Publications

Advances in the Valuation and Management of Mortgage-Backed Securities
Bank Asset and Liability Management
Bond Market Securities
Corporate Bond Markets
Corporate Bonds and Structured Financial Products
Fixed Income Analysis
Fixed Income Mathematics
Fixed Income Securities
Floating-Rate Securities
Handbook of Mortgage-Backed Securities
Introduction to Securitization
Investing in Asset-Backed Securities
Investing in Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities
Investing in Mortgage-Backed and Asset-Backed Securities
Managing MBS Portfolios
Mortgage and Mortgage-Backed Securities Markets
Mortgage-Backed Securities
Professional Perspectives on FIPM
Real Estate-Backed Securities
Simulation and Optimization in Finance
Stocks, Bonds, Options, Futures
The Global Money Markets
The Handbook of Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities
The Handbook of European Fixed Income Securities
The Handbook of European Structured Financial Products
The Handbook of Financial Instruments
The Handbook of Mortgage Backed Securities
The Handbook of Mortgage-Backed Securities
The Handbook of Nonagency Mortgage-Backed Securities
The Handbook of U.S. Treasury and Government Agency Securities
The Only Guide to a Winning Bond Strategy You'll Ever Need
Trends in Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities
Wall Street Terms

Terms

Asset-Backed Security
Quantitative Easing