Posted To: Pipeline PressTrillions of dollars of securities are tied to LIBOR, but the London Interbank Offered Rate is scheduled to be phased out at the end of 2021. Companies servicing adjustable rate mortgages tied to LIBOR are concerned, understandably, about the transition to another index. So far, the front runner substitute seems to be the Secured Overnight Financing Rate. Floating-rate bank bonds tied to SOFR could be brought to market within months . A name to watch: TD Securities. TD Bank has aided issuance of SOFR-based bonds from the World Bank and Fannie Mae. Technology and Vendor News Lenders can now participate in STRATMOR’s Technology Insight Study, a unique STRATMOR study that gets at the heart of the mortgage technology experience from the lender’s viewpoint. perspective. Time is running…(read more)Forward this article via email: Send a copy of this story to someone you know that may want to read it.
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