SFA responded to the CFPB’s NPRM on the General QM definition and proposed an industry Self-Regulating Organization (SRO), outlining how an SRO can allow for innovation while establishing and maintaining safeguards for borrowers and investors.
Growing ESG in securitization: 81% of issuers incorporate ESG in their overall business operations, 73% within asset origination/underwriting practices, and 56% sponsoring or developing ESG-focused ABS/MBS programs.
Structured Finance Association warns against ‘calendar-driven’ release from conservatorship for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
As an organization whose members have incredibly diverse interests and varied perspectives, the Structured Finance Association engages in advocacy, policy and research regarding issues impacting the safe and sound functioning of the entire securitization and structured finance markets.
We see our role as that of a bridge, linking the policymaking and securitization communities to ensure that an informed, two-way dialogue allows for robust discussion and optimal policy outcomes.