New Residential Investment Corp (NYSE:NRZ) Discloses Stake By Cooperman


Dallas, Texas 02/14/2014 (FINANCIALSTRENDS) – New York based New Residential Investment Corp (NYSE:NRZ), which moved to incorporated status in September 2013, operates as a real estate investment company.  On Monday last, the investment company moved to eliminate loss during session when it disclosed that Lee Cooperman now holds 6% stake in the investment front.

Omega Associates Cooperman

New Residential Investment Corp (NYSE:NRZ) has released SEC filing which reveals that Cooperman, who is the Managing Director of Omega Associates, a private investment company engaged with other investment fronts and investment vehicles to hold at much as 15,254,965 shares. These numbers indicate that the total number of shares is 6.0%.

Deal with Nationstar

Back in December New Residential Investment Corp (NYSE:NRZ) had entered new deal. The terms were set by Nation star Mortgage (and were largely generic in nature and applicable to others as well). The advance is to the tune of $3.2 billion and services advances. These advances could head higher as well, to the tune of $6.3 billion. These advances will are meant for MSRs with UPB valued at $58 Billion.

For Nation star, this will mean the opportunity to bring in$362million, which is expected to rise to $681million, as these are advance equity. The funds are now available for higher returns. This will also mean that, Nation star will service loans which are transaction portfolios are include base servicing fee. The addition fees earning fees is to be based on other performances.

However, with new mortgage rules in place, market players do feel the pain. The rules are hugely complicated and require high technology deployment for the various players to remain compliant.

New Residential, with disclosure of the stake by Cooperman, has set the path for higher growth knowing the large funds this investor brings on board, for the company.