The Fixed Income Investor Network is once again proud to be theThe Fixed Income Investor Network is once again proud to be theofficial Co-Host of this year’s ABS East Virtual. While we will missseeing all of the familiar faces in Miami, we are excited to be ableto welcome & greet you in this virtual setting, more importantlyhaving a platform to bring the industry together for two days ofdiscussion, networking and reflecting on the challenges of the pastyear with an keen eye on the future.
FIIN’s members were actively engaged at IMM’s Virtual Global ABS. The annual European event which usually takes place in Barcelona in June and has done for 24 years was postponed earlier in the year due the impact of Covid-19, however, the event was transformed to take place online with some 3500 registrants signing up to participate in the 3-day event. A number of FIIN members joined the sessions and several featured on various panels throughout the three-day event.
Recently appointed RMBS Task Force Chair, Eric Kaplan featured ABS in Mind, a podcast series from Debtwire ABS, presents listeners with the latest issues affecting asset-backed securities markets and the loans they finance.
In this episode, Eric Kaplan, the Director of the Milken Institute Center for Financial Markets Housing Finance Program, discusses his goals for working with the Fixed-Income Investor Network. In his FIIN role, he’ll be a “different set of eyes” for investors and address how documentation and reporting details should be scrutinized amid the Covid-19 pandemic, he said.