Structured Investment Vehicles

Structured Investment Vehicles

Posted in the Mortgage Forum

Since: Jan 08

United States

#1 Jan 24, 2008
How familiar are you all about structured Investment Vehicles (SIV's)? SIV's and other instruments (Like ODC's) use the spread between mortgage backed assets (plus bonds) and commercial paper to create a profit, and they are demominated in the 100's of billion dollars. They are also collapsing because of the sub-prime melt-down.

Then again, one wonders if the SIVs did not drive the mortgage industry to feed it s voracious appetite!

Please visit my new site: www.siv0.com

Mark

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