Fannie May and Freddie Mac Launch New Uniform Mortgage-Backed Security (UMBS)

Today, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac begin issuing the long-awaited Uniform Mortgage-Backed Security (UMBS). The Federal Housing Finance Administration (FHFA) conceived of this new standard in its 2012 “A Strategic Plan for Enterprise Conservatorships,” which marked the start of the Single Security Initiative (the history of which is laid out in the graphic below).  RiskSpan produces FHFA’s quarterly...

Fannie May and Freddie Mac Launch Uniform Mortgage-Backed Securities (UMBS)

RiskSpan Adds Whole Loan Analytics to Edge Platform

RiskSpan Adds Whole Loan Analytics to Edge Platform  ARLINGTON, VA, May 20, 2019 – Leading mortgage data and analytics provider RiskSpan announced the release of its Whole Loan Analytics Module on the RiskSpan Edge Platform. The module enables whole loan investors, portfolio managers, and risk managers to manage loan-level data flows and predictive models that forecast loan performance under a range of scenarios.  The off-the-shelf SaaS version supports whole loan pricing and surveillance. It enables complex forecasting analytics including geographically granular House Price scenarios and historically significant economic event scenarios. Other features and custom configurations are also...

Whole Loan Analytics

RiskSpan Partners with S&P Global Market Intelligence

ARLINGTON, Va., December 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Virginia-based modeling and analytics SaaS vendor RiskSpan announced today that it will be partnering with S&P Global Market Intelligence to expand the capabilities of its commercially-available RS Edge Platform. RS Edge is a SaaS platform that integrates normalized loan and securities data, predictive models and complex scenario analytics…

RiskSpan Partnership S&P

RiskSpan Adds Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Data to Edge Platform

ARLINGTON, VA, September 12, 2018 — Leading mortgage data analytics provider RiskSpan added Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) Data to the library of datasets available through its RS Edge Platform. The dataset includes over half a billion records from Ginnie Mae that will expand the RS Edge Platform’s critical applications in Reverse-Mortgage Analysis. RS Edge…

RiskSpan to Offer Credit Risk Transfer Data Through Edge Platform

ARLINGTON, VA, September 6, 2018 — RiskSpan announced today its rollout of Credit Risk Transfer (CRT) datasets available through its RS Edge Platform. The datasets include over seventy million Agency loans that will expand the RS Edge platform’s data library and add key enhancements for credit risk analysis.  RS Edge is a SaaS platform that integrates normalized data, predictive models…

RiskSpan Releases Summer 2018 Edge Platform Update

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 9, 2018 — RiskSpan announced today that it has released the Summer 2018 production update to its commercially-available RS Edge Platform. RS Edge is a SaaS platform that integrates normalized data, predictive models and complex scenario analytics for customers in the capital markets, commercial banking, and insurance industries. The Edge Platform solves the hardest data management and…

RiskSpan Blockchain in March 23rd Issue of Asset Backed Alert

RiskSpan leaders Bernadette Kogler and Suhrud Dagli were interviewed for the March 23rd issue of Asset Backed Alert. The article is called “RiskSpan Testing Blockchain Tool” – a summary of blockchain technology that RiskSpan is developing through which loans eventually could be originated, pooled, and securitized. RiskSpan built the tool on IBM’s Hyperledger Fabric. RiskSpan…