Commercial mortgage-backed securities (cmbs)
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The 400 Capital Credit Opportunities Fund, named the best fixed income/credit hedge fund at the Americas Awards 2013, made money from the 2012 rally in subprime mortgage securities
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RMBS, CMBS and ABS deals placed on review list until September for op risk weaknesses
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future