Record-breaking settlement between Bank of America and US federal and state entities
Bank pays fine for mortgage fraud in the lead-up to the financial crisis
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Mortgage bank alleged to have exposed investors to excessive risk
Bank of America (BofA) posted profits of $3.41 billion for the second quarter, despite recording combined writedowns of $4.84 billion in its credit book and elsewhere for the same period.
Amid disappointing third-quarter results, credit default swaps (CDSs) referenced to Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers ranked among the most active in CDS trading in the US in September, according to ...
Dealers believe the $2 billion investment by Bank of America in troubled California-based mortgage lender Countrywide Financial helped ease credit worries during morning trading in Europe.
Kevin Mahon, Florida-based senior vice-president at Countrywide Securities, has called upon the US structured products industry to work more closely together to provide greater transparency for inve...
Credit default swaps (CDS) referenced to financial services firms, banks and telecom companies were among the most active in April trading, according to a monthly list produced by GFI, a New York-ba...
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.