Subprime, Alt-A Delinquencies Piling Up

Another rough day on the subprime front. AIG, the world’s largest insurer and one of the biggest mortgage lenders, said residential mortgage delinquencies and defaults are becoming more common among borrowers in the category just above subprime. France’s biggest listed bank, BNP Paribas, froze $2.2 billion worth of funds, citing subprime woes.

As of December 31, 2009, 15.9% of subprime loans were 30-89 days past due, an improvement from 16.4% recorded as of September 30, 2009 (I sense this mostly due to the acceptance of short sales by the lender, which will end up as losses through the income statement – eventually).

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For Alt-A RMBS, backed by mortgages that are less than prime but better than subprime, total delinquencies were 13.10%, 17.34%, and 10.88% of the aggregate pool balances for the 2005, 2006, and 2007.

A giant number of individual loans got piled up into a tower. Alt-A was just what they called crappy subprime-mortgage loans for which they hadn't.. In the second quarter of 2005, credit-card delinquencies hit an all-time.

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But in August, demand for short-term assets dried up. subprime mortgages backing them. Subprime mortgages are given to customers with poor credit history. Earlier this week, SP downgraded ratings.

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It’s a cycle the subprime auto industry has seen before. From 1997 to 1999, 41 lenders filed for bankruptcy, shut down or were acquired as losses from bad loans piled up, according to. to file for.

It wasn’t that long ago that subprime auto lending looked like a sweet way for banks to make money, and delinquencies were low. Probably, but that isn’t stopping them from snapping up these wobbly.

Data released by Fitch Ratings on Monday show the same trend as other recent delinquency surveys: the worst appears to be over for subprime and Alt-A loans while delinquencies. After nearly.

The initial waves of foreclosures on subprime loans with little or no.. loan.52 As more risk factors are piled into the same loans – adjustable rates plus reduced.. Alt-A loans after reset in May 2008 were delinquent).

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Delinquencies rev up in US subprime auto.. Delinquencies on U.S. subprime auto ABS have reached a level not seen since 2009 with underperforming loans from recent vintages driving the increase.