Collateralized loan obligations were once easily overlooked by investors who might have confused them with similar sounding alphabet soup investments that stumbled badly during the crisis. But CLOs are getting a well-deserved second look. Read on to learn more.
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The Blackstone affiliate is cashing out over $200 million of home price appreciation in the process, resulting in a loan-to-value ratio that is unchanged from the original Colony American Homes transactions.
Stepping in after co-founder Mike Cagney's resignation, Anthony Noto needs to overhaul the firm's corporate culture, lay the groundwork for an IPO and determine whether to renew SoFi's pursuit of a bank charter.