The Collingwood Group — recently launched by former Ginnie Mae president Joe Murin — is expanding into asset management and has hired industry veteran Jim Russell to head the new group.

"Jim brings [us] a unique blend of banking, capital markets and hands-on experience in the commercial real estate and residential housing markets," said Murin, who co-founded Collingwood along with former Federal Housing Administration commissioner Brian Montgomery.

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