Fitch: Flatter Curve Could Offset Rate Impact on US Housing

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A flattening yield curve is seen as one potential catalyst for credit expansion and improving mortgage availability in the US, according to a new report published by Fitch Ratings. We expect a flattening yield curve in the US, assuming tightening by the Federal Reserve is offset on the long end by accommodative monetary policy elsewhere and investors’ search for yield. The result could increase incentives for banks to securitize non-agency mortgages and partially offs
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Fitch: Flatter Curve Could Offset Rate Impact on US Housing