Best of 2021: Top Chart of the Week Posts

December 30, 2021

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Throughout the year, our team of talented investment professionals identify and research compelling trends in the financial markets. Each week, we share some of those ideas with you in our Chart of the Week blog posts. As 2021 comes to a close, we wanted to take the opportunity to highlight some of the most viewed posts of the year. While all articles are widely read, these three made the list. We hope you enjoy them, once again!

1. Turning the Page to 2021: A Look at Non-QM in Non-Agency RMBS

Source: Bloomberg. Note: There was no new issue in Dec. 2019, Mar. 2020 and Apr. 2020.

2. Owners' Equivalent Rent and Price Stability 

Source: St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank

3. Summer Vacation 2021 

Sources: BofA and Smith Travel; Data as of July 10, 2021

Tags: Residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) | COVID-19 pandemic | Commercial mortgage-backed securities | Owners’ equivalent rent | Non-qualified mortgage (non-QM) | Reperforming loan (RPL) | Consumer Price Index

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