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Some mortgage ILS’ triggered as delinquencies soar due to Covid-19

Three sponsors of mortgage insurance-linked securities (ILS) transactions have warned investors in the mortgage insurance linked notes that elevated loan delinquency levels in May 2020 have triggered their deals. The three sponsors in question are Radian Guaranty, National Mortgage Insurance Corporation and MGIC Investment Corporation, each of which have visited the read the full article →

MGIC restructures quota share, but mortgage ILS help on PMIERs

Mortgage risk insurer MGIC has revealed that the removal of maximum coverage levels in certain states resulted in the partial termination and restructuring of its 2015 quota share reinsurance arrangement with an affiliate, which subsequently impacted its Q2 results. In the second-quarter of 2019, MGIC’s ceded premiums written and earned increased read the full article →

MGIC to enter mortgage ILS market to secure $318.6m of reinsurance

Mortgage insurance specialist MGIC, one of the largest mortgage insurers in the United States, is to enter the mortgage insurance-linked securities (ILS) and insurance-linked notes market with its first transaction, a $318.6 million Home Re 2018-1 Ltd. transaction. The goal of the transaction and the issuance of $318.6 million of mortgage read the full article →