Mortgage-related bond and derivatives prices have seen notable changes in the past few days that appear to reflect recent housing finance market concerns.Agency mortgage-backed securities were one to three ticks wider vs. the 10-year Treasury for discount and current coupons on Dec. 7 in a move that a report by RBS Greenwich Capital mortgage strategist Alec Crawford attributed to subprime lender Ownit's Chapter 7 bankruptcy. In addition, the ABX tradable synthetic index of U.S. home equity asset-backed securities, which is considered reflective of housing market sentiment, has seen a "freefall" in the past few days, according to Andrew Davidson & Co.

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