The Federal Reserve intends to end its $1.25 trillion MBS buying program at the end of March, but if the problems resurface, the program will be restarted.

At this week’s American Securitization Forum’s gathering, an industry poll found that conference participants felt that the imminent end of the Federal Reserve’s program for buying RMBS would have a bigger impact on the market than the discontinuation of Term ABS Loan Facility or TALF in March for new-issue deals and June for legacy transactions.

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