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Fitch: RAS’s Toxic Taberna CDOs Getting Even More Toxic

July 22, 2008

Taberna To Take Yet Another Hit? Maybe, But The Bad News in This Brew is Already Baked In. Man, what I wouldn’t give to be a fly on the wall at dinner time in the Cohen house. Betsy and her husband, whom I shall refer to as Laius for purposes of these frivolous first two […]

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What’s The Rub With RAS?

April 24, 2008

Things are looking up… The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday that investors and issuers of commercial mortgage-backed securities have something to cheer about for a change: The CMBX, a two-year-old credit-market index that has been heavily influencing CMBS prices, has been on a tear since late March. As REITwrecks wrote earlier, the index had been […]

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