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Sunday, June 14, 2009


Old fashioned securitization of individuals?

"Levi’s India to sell blue jeans on instalment plan"


shocking. thrilling. bold.

shocking - securitizing mortgages without governance lead to Lehman Brothers triggering the global financial meltdown.

thrilling - securitizing creates liquid markets for trading and frees up assets for alternative reinvestment

bold - Enron innovated and failed in Energy trading. Lehman and AIG failed due to lack of risk mgmt. Securitization Happiness, why not...

opinion from NYUs Nouriel Roubini, url ( Jeffrey Skilling, prob would enjoy a good read)

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