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  • n. Plural form of securitizer.

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Examples

  • Three, Mr. Kahl's arguments mean that the typical nonprime lenders was violating the rules requiring that they make criminal referrals and engaged in widespread fraud in selling the fraudulent loans to private label securitizers and Fannie and Freddie.

    William K. Black: Lenders Put the Lies in Liar's Loans

  • Fannie and Freddie did not start securitizing and selling large quantities of subprime and other exotic loans until 2007 or so, by which time private-label securitizers had already sowed the seeds of disaster.

    Redskins Insider Podcast -- The Washington Post

  • One explanation -- advanced by Lockhart -- is that Fannie and Freddie were competing for market share with the private label securitizers and had to purchase substantial amounts of subprime mortgages in order to retain their position in a growing market.

    Paul Kedrosky's Infectious Greed

  • Krugman produces data to show that a) Fannie and Freddie did not start securitizing large quantities of subprime and other exotic loans until 2007 or so, by which time private-label securitizers had already sowed the seeds of disaster and b) that Fannie and Freddie’s subprime business post-dated the years of fastest housing-price appreciation.

    Contending with Paul Krugman, part II

  • The Senate bill would force "securitizers" to retain 5 percent of whatever they issue for sale into the secondary market.

    Kentucky.com: Homepage

  • Provisions in the House and Senate versions of legislation to overhaul financial regulation would require the "securitizers" to keep some of the risk themselves.

    Gaea Times (by Simple Thoughts) Breaking News and incisive views 24/7

  • Provisions in the House and Senate versions of financial overhaul legislation also would require the "securitizers" to keep some of the risk themselves.

    The Seattle Times

  • If they're going to become long-term lenders again instead of short-term "securitizers," even relatively healthy big banks will need a quiet period to make the huge changes necessary for their new role.

    City Journal

  • The bust was caused by the oversupply of housing built during the bubble, and aggravated by many commercial banks and hedge funds cooking up every kind of 'liar' loan they could think of to sell to Wall Street securitizers -- including to themselves.

    Harlan Green: Don't Blame Fannie and Freddie!

  • Brad Miller: There is massive potential liability for the securitizers, which are mostly the biggest banks.

    Rep. Brad Miller: 'There is no chance that Congress would pass more TARP'

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