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Volume 2018 - Number 31

August 17, 2018

Downloads Available: Bank and Thrift Residential MBS Holdings: 2005-2Q18

Downloads Available: Top Bank and Thrift Residential MBS Investors: 2Q18

Banks Retreat Slightly from MBS Market in 2Q18 Despite Big Moves by Handful of Large Investors

As a group, commercial banks and thrifts ended the second quarter of 2018 with slightly reduced holdings of single-family MBS, although several institutions raised their stakes in the market significantly, according to a new Inside MBS & ABS analysis and ranking. [Includes two data charts.]

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