BLUELINE Blog

Records!!

It’s obvious that whoever pens the record books for financial stats is going to have a hand cramp after the past couple of weeks. The equity and commodities markets selling off extraordinary amounts, as well as the unprecedented moves in equities and bonds have us reeling [...]

Examining the Bid Tape Assignment of Trade Strategy

Assignments of Trade (AOTs) have existed in the secondary mortgage market for decades, though a variation that may be somewhat unfamiliar is the bid tape AOT. While it has existed for a couple of years, the industry is just now starting to see exactly how pervasive it has [...]