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CMA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Buy-side credit analyst Chris Harnett, who most recently focused on CMBS and REIT stocks at Long Pond Capital, left the New York fund shop last mon...

CMA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Richard Le recently left KKR, where he was a principal in the B-piece investment group. Le joined the firm in 2015 after a 12-year run at LNR Prope...

CMA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Director Ryan Lebrecht left the CMBS group at Kroll last month for SG Capital of Stamford, Conn., an affiliate of Shelter Growth Capital. He’...

CMA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Meanwhile, Capital One is looking to add a staffer to its syndication team, most likely at the analyst or associate level. The recruit would help r...

CMA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Capital One has added an originator in its multi-family finance group. Drew Ades started last week as a senior vice president in Bethesda, Md. His ...

CMA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Originator Deepak Peruvemba and originator/underwriter Sean Kim have signed up with Bridge Investment to work on its Bridge Debt Strategies fund se...

CMA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Another industry veteran has left troubled RAIT Financial, which shut down its lending operation late last month. Chief credit officer Glenn Riis r...

CMA03/16/18   Fidelity Unit Eyes Boston Office Loan

A Fidelity Investments affiliate is seeking to line up about $60 million of fixed-rate debt on the office building at 255 State Street in Boston.

CMA03/16/18   Senate Bank Bill Offers Lenders Relief

Two measures that could benefit commercial real estate lenders were included in the sweeping legislation approved by the Senate this week to ease regulations imposed under the Dodd-Frank Act.

CMA03/16/18   Defeasance Volume Continues to Slide

Defeasance of commercial MBS loans declined sharply again last year, despite a jump in the volume of securitized multi-family mortgages getting that treatment.

CMA03/16/18   Fresh Debt Sought on Conn. Offices

The owner of an office property in Greenwich, Conn., wants to refinance it to the tune of $54 million.

CMA03/16/18   Starwood Backs Rental Project in Va.

Starwood Property has inked a $140 million loan to finance a residential redevelopment project in Alexandria, Va.

CMA03/16/18   MetLife Finances Boston Office Tower

MetLife has originated a $277 million fixed-rate mortgage on an office property in Boston’s Financial District.

CMA03/16/18   NY Office Buyer Eyes Long-Term Debt

Savanna is shopping for some $460 million of long-term debt to back its acquisition of the office building at Five Bryant Park in Midtown Manhattan.

CMA03/16/18   Demand Softens for Triple-A CMBS

Demand for conduit bonds continued to erode this week, leading Goldman Sachs to price the benchmark class of an $887.1 million offering at the widest spread this year.

CMA03/16/18   Dealers at Odds Over Toys R Us Bids

As word spread late last week that Toys R Us might liquidate its business, two dealers initially offered to buy back the retailer’s commercial MBS at sharply different prices.

CMA03/16/18   JP Morgan Leads 2 Big Resort Loans

J.P. Morgan will lead two loans, totaling just over $1.1 billion, to finance Blackstone’s purchase of luxury resorts in Hawaii and Arizona.

CMA03/16/18   Four Pros Team Up to Enter Bridge-Loan Fray

Four industry veterans are seeking to raise several hundred million dollars to invest in bridge and mezzanine loans.

CMA03/16/18   PGIM, NY State Teachers Back Industrial Deal

PGIM Real Estate Finance and New York State Teachers teamed up this week to originate a $1.1 billion fixed-rate loan that financed Blackstone’s acquisition of an industrial portfolio from Cabot Properties.

CMA03/16/18   Dry Powder at Debt Funds Hits Record High

The amount of equity raised by active debt funds has soared by 21% over the past year, to a record $50.7 billion, leaving their operators with a hoard of capital to invest. So far, the fund managers have invested less than one-quarter of the total. So they have a record $39.2 billion of dry powder, up 14% from a year ago and more than double the level just three years ago, according to an annual review of high-yield real estate funds by sister publication Real Estate Alert (see listing on Pages 13-15).

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

The organizers of the “SFIG Vegas” conference have differing accounts of how many people attended the gathering. The Structured Finance...

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Barry Rafferty has taken the top capital-markets post at San Mateo, Calif., personal-loan originator Freedom Financial. Rafferty, a senior director...

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

MUFG has hired a managing director to lead a group that offers structured financing to investors in a range of products, including asset-backed sec...

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Hunt Financial Securities has added a managing director to its Los Angeles office. Steve Fulton’s previous employers include Western Asset Ma...

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Senior sales specialist Randee Paston no longer is employed at Cantor Fitzgerald. Paston had been working in the brokerage firm’s New York of...

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Portfolio manager Michael Sobol has left Axonic Capital, where he invested in collateralized debt and loan obligations. He is taking a similar job ...

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Sameer Maru is leaving his post as Goldman Sachs’ head collateralized loan obligation trader in New York. Maru, a managing director, is belie...

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Information Management Network has rescheduled its “ABS East” conference to Sept. 23-25, from Sept. 17-19. The reason: The original dat...

ABA03/16/18   The Grapevine

Mizuho downsized its structured-product sales unit last week. Among those let go were Anders Hurst and Matthew Rossi in New York, and Brian Vanselo...

ABA03/16/18   Investors Embrace Skopos Offering

Skopos Financial’s second securitization of subprime auto loans was well-received by investors.

ABA03/16/18   CLO Pros Unshaken by Zohar Filing

Collateralized loan obligation professionals are shrugging off Lynn Tilton’s latest legal maneuver.

ABA03/16/18   Divergence Seen in Funding Trend

The percentages of auto loans and leveraged loans bundled into securitizations rose in 2017, in contrast with other major asset classes.

ABA03/16/18   Lenders Wary of State Actions

With the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau hobbled, concerns are building that state regulators will step up their borrower-advocacy efforts.

ABA03/16/18   Defaults Weigh on US CLOs

Asset quality among collateralized loan obligations issued after the credit crisis declined in December, reflecting a flurry of corporate downgrades and defaults.

ABA03/16/18   Lawyers Eye Student-Loan Servicers

Lawyers are talking to asset-backed bond investors about possible legal action against student-loan servicers.

ABA03/16/18   Clash Precedes FHFA Deadline

Mortgage professionals have yet to reach a consensus on a potential change to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s credit-score policies.

ABA03/16/18   More Growth for Redwood Program

Projections for Redwood Trust’s mortgage-securitization volume continue to swell.

ABA03/16/18   European CLOs Encounter Rough Period

Collateralized loan obligation issuers in Europe suddenly are having a harder time placing the senior portions of their deals.

ABA03/16/18   Morgan Stanley Boosts Mortgage Efforts

Morgan Stanley is placing a renewed emphasis on its mortgage-finance business.

ABA03/16/18   Outlook Favors Sustained Conduit Growth

Commercial-paper conduit professionals foresee a continuing rebound in the market.

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

Quantitative investor Voleon Capital has hired a chief compliance officer. George Chang arrived at the Berkeley, Calif., outfit in February from D....

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

Long/short equity firm Waycross Partners has hired an operations manager. Emily O’Leary joined the Louisville, Ky., firm in January. She prev...

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

Dan Karp has joined Long Pond Capital in the roles of general counsel and chief compliance officer. Karp arrived at the New York equity manager in ...

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

Vadim Nagaev has left his vice-president post in Goldman Sachs’ risk-management division to become an assistant portfolio manager at General ...

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

Brigade Capital has hired a senior analyst. Max Scherr arrived at the New York credit-product manager on March 5 from a similar position at Panning...

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

Technology-stock specialist Alberto Mann has joined Surveyor Capital as an analyst. Mann arrived in the Citadel equity-trading unit’s New Yor...

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

An analyst who covers the stocks of industrial and energy companies has joined Capstone Investment. Joshua Chekofsky most recently worked at Citade...

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

ShearLink Capital’s former marketing chief has landed in a similar role at Contour Asset Management. Tom Cahill started at the New York fund ...

HFA03/14/18   The Grapevine

Daniel Hoinacki joined York Capital’s New York office this month in a senior marketing role. Hoinacki most recently led marketing efforts at ...

HFA03/14/18   Crypto Pro Adds to Lineup

A firm that formed in early 2017 is setting up its second cryptocurrency fund.

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