VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 30, 2012) - The Canadian commercial mortgage market continues to be characterized by a balanced supply of capital and continue strength in underlying collateral performance. This quarter, CMBS makes a return to Canada with the well received $240 million offering from Institutional Mortgage Capital and there are hints of a second offering in the wings; the Department of Finance releases changes to government backed insured mortgages; first mortgage bond issuance continues to fill a need; and unsecured debt issuance is on a record pace. Read the full commentary here:

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