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10th Edition of MeasureOne Report Confirms Students and Families Responsibly Using Private Student Loans to Cover College Costs Originations Increase While Delinquency and Defaults Remain at or near Historic Lows

SAN FRANCISCO, July 24, 2018- Students and families continue to responsibly use private student loans to cover college costs with 98 percent successfully managing payments according to the 10th edition of  MeasureOne’s Private Student Loan Report. MeasureOne data also shows a modest growth (6 percent) in private student loan originations and historically low levels of delinquency and defaults.

Latest MeasureOne Report Shows Students and Families Responsibly Using Private Student Loans to Cover College Costs

SAN FRANCISCO, December 19, 2017- Students and families continue to responsibly use private student loans to cover college costs according to MeasureOne’s Private Student Loan Report. The semi-annual report from the higher education data and analytics firm focused on the $1.48 trillion-dollar student loan market shows new originations increased nearly 5 percent year over year in AY 2016/17 while delinquency and defaults continue to remain at near-historic lows with a healthy portion of loans...

MeasureOne Report Confirms Students and Families Successfully Managing Private Student Loans

SAN FRANCISCO, June 27, 2017- MeasureOne, a higher education data and analytics firm focused on the $1.4 trillion-dollar student loan market, today released its semiannual Private Student Loan Report  showing families continue to successfully manage private student loans. Specifically, MeasureOne data shows delinquency and defaults near historic lows...

In the News
Two servicers poised to break up student-lending oligopoly Kevin Wack
September 13, 2018

The nation’s largest private student lenders — Sallie Mae, Wells Fargo, Discover Financial Services and Citizens Financial Group — may soon be facing stiffer competition.

Those four companies, led by Sallie, of Newark, Del., control an estimated 85%-plus of the market for private education loans to current students. Their position is sometimes described as an oligopoly....

Backed by Banks, Private Student Lending Grows Despite Concerns Diane Davis, Bloomberg Law
July 24, 2018

Private student loans are growing modestly and now make up about 7.75 percent of the $1.5 trillion student debt market, according to the latest figures compiled by a data cooperative of the nation’s largest lenders and private student loan holders.

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South Dakota Regulator Moves to Shut Down ReliaMax AnnaMaria Andriotis and Katy Stech Ferek
June 22, 2018

ReliaMax, a company that insured billions of dollars of private student loans faces insolvency, raising concerns about smaller financial institutions’ ability to lend money to students heading to school this fall...

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