Ocwen finalizes deal to sell $110B of MSRs to New Residential

In January of 2014, they announced the sale of $39 billion of MSRs to Ocwen. At the time, the share price of Ocwen was just off its 52-week high at $55 per share. Two weeks following the announcement of the deal, Benjamin Lawsky, the Superintendent of Financial Services blocked the deal.

Ocwen Loan Servicing entered into a mortgage servicing rights purchase and sale agreement with OneWest Bank. Ocwen has agreed to purchases $78 billion in unpaid principal balance of MSRs and related servicing advance receivables, in each case, measured as of April 30, according to an 8-K filing .

Ocwen has been servicing residential mortgage loans since 1988 and subprime mortgage loans since 1994. As of 2010, Ocwen’s subprime servicing volume was $56 billion, ranking it fourth in subprime servicing behind American Home Servicing ($78 billion), Bank of America/Countrywide ($82 billion), and Chase Home Finance ($90 billion).

Ocwen’s $150M Settlement: A Clean Slate or a New Burden?. halted Ocwen’s deal to buy residential mortgage-servicing rights. Ocwen holds a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell).

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Ocwen to Buy Ally Bank’s MSRs – Analyst Blog. The stake buyout is estimated to be worth $585 million. The deal is subject to the approval of both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, according to Ally Financial. As per the terms of the deal, the sale comprises MSRs pertaining to mortgage loans with an unpaid principal balance of $85 billion as of Jan 31,

Ocwen finalizes deal to sell $110B of MSRs to New residential ocwen financial finalized the deal to sell its interests in $110 billion of nonagency mortgage servicing rights to New Residential Investment Corp. for total consideration of $400 million.

 · Wells Fargo withheld some funds after New Residential Investment Corp. exercised a so-called clean-up call on the debt. The deals were originally sold in 2004 and 2005 and include loans made or acquired by Bank of America Corp. to prime and non-prime U.S. borrowers.

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Ocwen Financial Corp. (OCN) said that effective January 23, 2015, Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC or "OLS", a wholly owned subsidiary of Ocwen Financial, reached an agreement with the California Department of Business Oversight or the "CA DBO", which will result in the CA DBO withdrawing its notice of hearing to suspend OLS’s license in California.