TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 15, 2016) - CMLS Financial, one of Canada's largest, independently owned mortgage services companies, has released their latest Commercial Mortgage Commentary, an in-depth analysis of the commercial mortgage market in Canada.

Our August 2016 commentary reflects on the volatility in the credit markets through the first half of 2016. Also discussed in this issue are commercial and CMHC-insured spreads; the declining trend in CMB issuance over the past few years; the latest updates on senior unsecured REIT debt issuance and real estate equity issuance; the difference in Canadian and US CMBS delinquency rates; and more.

Read the August 2016 Commercial Mortgage Commentary here.

CMLS Financial is Canada's only dedicated provider of commercial mortgage market intelligence. On a quarterly basis, CMLS Financial publishes a commentary on the Canadian commercial mortgage market with specific analysis of the conventional market, the CMHC insured market, and the Canadian CMBS market. Founded in 1974, CMLS Financial has over 40 years experience as Canada's Mortgage Company. For more information, visit

Contact Information:

Eric Clark, CFA
Director, Mortgage Analytics

Sean Adamick, CPA, CA
Associate Director, Mortgage Analytics