Emerging From Suspended Animation - Consumer Credit and the Impact on ABS
Emerging From Suspended Animation – Consumer Credit and the Impact on ABS
Thursday, March 18, 4:00 PM EDT
Join our panel of experts as we discuss the impact that 2020 has had on consumer credit, what this means for ABS, and what we could expect going forward.
Managing Director, ABS Strategist
Bank of America
Theresa O’Neill is a Managing Director and Head of ABS Strategy in North America. Theresa and her team provide credit, prepayment, structure, and relative value analysis for various consumer and commercial related sectors in the ABS market. Regular publications include the ABS Weekly and monthly performance reports for various sectors. Theresa has been a highly ranked member of Institutional Investor’s All American Fixed Income Research Team for over ten years. Before joining BofA Securities Inc., Theresa managed MetLife’s asset-backed and non-Agency RMBS portfolios. Theresa earned her MBA from Fordham University. For more information about any awards cited, visit https://go.bofa.com/awards.
Director, ABS Research
Kayvan Darouian joined Deutsche Bank in June 2012 and is the lead analyst covering consumer and esoteric ABS on the Securitization Research team. Before joining Deutsche Bank, Kayvan spent six years at a British bank working in securitization research and portfolio management. He received his BS in economics and biology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and his MBA at the Yale School of Management.
Managing Director, ABS Research
Amy Sze is a Managing Director and head of the ABS Research team at J.P. Morgan, covering non-mortgage consumer and commercial asset classes. Amy and her team provide investment guidance and strategy on consumer ABS sectors such as auto loans/leases, student loans, credit cards, unsecured consumer loans, subprime and marketplace lending. On the commercial ABS side, her coverage also includes including fleet, rental car, equipment, franchise/whole business, among other asset classes. For the past decade, Amy and her ABS team have been consistently ranked by Institutional Investor and Greenwich Survey. Over her research career at J.P. Morgan, Amy previously covered various securitized products including subprime RMBS, ABX, ABCP, and CDOs. Amy holds a Bachelor of Arts with honors in Economics-Math from Columbia University and a CFA® charter. She is also a member of the Structured Finance Association Women in Securitization Cabinet.
Senior Vice President for Predictive Analytics, Research and Product Management
Emre Sahingur, PH.D. is the Senior Vice President for Predictive Analytics, Research and Product Management at VantageScore Solutions, LLC, the company behind the credit scoring models.
Dr. Sahingur leads VantageScore Solution’s deep bench of seasoned data scientists. The team is most recently responsible for developing VantageScore 4.0, which is the first and only tri-bureau credit scoring model to use trended credit data and to leverage machine learning in the development of model attributes to reliably and accurately score those with limited credit histories. Read more.
Head or Research
Structured Finance Association
In her role as Head of Research, Elen Callahan is responsible for directing the Structured Finance Association’s research strategy and furthering the mission of general education on the securitization industry. Prior to joining Structured Finance Association, Elen held a number of senior roles at Deutsche Bank, starting in 2003. Read more.