Federal Housing Finance Agency

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Name: Federal Housing Finance Agency
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

BofA may settle over mortgage securities

– Bank of America is reportedly working on a multi-billion-dollar settlement with the Justice Department in response to the department’s investigation into suspect mortgages the bank packaged into securities.The Wall Street Journal reported that sources ... [Published NAFCU - 3 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Where's Watt?

A question HousingWire has been hearing and asking is simply, “Where is Mel Watt?”Watt was sworn into office Jan. 6 as director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency , and his only real public action so far, has been delaying a g-fee hike planned by outgoing ... [Published HousingWire.com - 11 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Morgan Stanley Profit Jumps 53%

Morgan Stanley said it made $1.5bn in profit during the first quarter of 2014ReutersMorgan Stanley's profit leapt during the first quarter as the US investment bank said it would double its dividend payment for shareholders in 2014.In the first three ... [Published International Business Times UK - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 3 reports

Bank of America posts loss, hurt by legal charges

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Bank of America said Wednesday that it swung to a loss in the first quarter, hurt by $6 billion in legal charges. STUNG BY LEGAL EXPENSES: BofA's results were lowered by $6 billion, or 40 cents a share, in legal charges, with $3.6 billion ... [Published Advisen FPN - 19 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

FHFA, City Of Chicago Resolve Dispute Over Vacant Property Ordinance

On April 3, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois approved an order of dismissal and memorandum of understanding jointly entered by the FHFA and the City of Chicago to end more than two years of litigation over a city ordinance ... [Published JD Supra - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 16 reports

Bank Of America Is Not A Solid Investment For New Money, And Litigations Continue

SummaryBank of America had a decent earnings report, but litigation costs keep going higher. The yield curve is flattening and profits for BAC will become more difficult. The US Justice Department is still probing Merrill Lynch, until a settlement can ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Legal Team Exodus at Mortgage Firm Said to Prompt U.S. Review

April 16 (Bloomberg) -- As the rest of the housing industry recovers, a little-known firm with a key role in U.S. mortgage finance remains stuck in limbo, wrestling with regulators, lawsuits and the departures of senior employees.The turbulence feeds ... [Published Washington Post - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 8 reports

Bank of America posts quarterly loss on legal costs

NEW YORK — Bank of America swung to a first-quarter loss of $276 million as legal expenses related to the financial crisis mounted.The bank said Wednesday that litigation expenses rose to $6 billion in the quarter, showing Bank of America is still paying ... [Published Boston Globe - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Silence of FHFA head leaving industry in the dark

FREE PREVIEWLOGIN OR SUBSCRIBE NOW TO READ THIS ARTICLE Wednesday, April 16, 2014All has been quiet on the housing finance reform front — at least at the top of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA).It seems that hardly a week goes by before someone ... [Published Valuation Review - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Bank of America in the red for Q1

The cost of resolving mortgage issues pinched earnings at Bank of America in the first quarter of 2014.Bank of America (NYSE: BAC), headquartered in Charlotte, N.C. and the largest bank in Tampa Bay based on deposit market share, posted a net loss of ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

US Housing Regulator Warns of Big Banks' Use of Government-Sponsored Loans

A file photograph of a bank owned home advertised for sale in California, US.ReutersLarge American banks have significantly increased their borrowing from a federal housing finance programme and the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has warned the ... [Published International Business Times UK - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

NAFCU, FHFA talk CUs' role in housing finance

B. Dan BergerApril 16, 2014 – Senior NAFCU staff accompanied association President and CEO Dan Berger during a meeting Tuesday with Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt on housing finance reform and the role of credit unions in the secondary ... [Published NAFCU - Apr 16 2014]

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BofA may settle over mortgage securities [Published NAFCU - 3 hours ago]
Where's Watt? [Published HousingWire.com - 11 hours ago]
FHFA, City Of Chicago Resolve Dispute Over Vaca... [Published JD Supra - 17 hours ago]
NAFCU at White House again, updates CUs on hous... [Published NAFCU - 17 hours ago]
Morgan Stanley Profit Jumps 53% [Published International Business Times UK - 18 hours ago]
Ambac: Upside From BofA’s FGIC Settlement And L... [Published Value Walk - 18 hours ago]
CORRECTION: BRIEF: New Application Form in Work... [Published BusinessWeek - 18 hours ago]
Bank of America posts loss, hurt by legal charges [Published Advisen FPN - 19 hours ago]
Fed pressed on commodities rule — Yellen fears ... [Published Politico - 19 hours ago]
FICC bloodbath hits BAML but DCM escapes [Published GlobalCapital - 19 hours ago]
Bank of America reports $276m net loss in Q1 2014 [Published Banking Business Review - 20 hours ago]
BoA goes into loss through $6b legal costs [Published The Global Legal Post - 22 hours ago]
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Google files for patent on contact lens camera [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Apr 17 2014]
McCarty delivers lecture on criminality in fina... [Published Daily Princetonian - Apr 17 2014]
With Harp Nearing Expiration, Secure One Capita... [Published Reuters - Apr 17 2014]
Bank of America posts quarterly loss on legal c... [Published Boston Globe - Apr 17 2014]
BofA's stock swing following results explained:... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
Ralph Nader New Letter Regarding Fannie Mae an... [Published Value Walk - Apr 17 2014]
Mortgage Woes Cut Into BofA's Q1 Profits [Published National Mortgage Professional Magazine - Apr 17 2014]
BofA's Financial-Crisis Costs Become a Recurrin... [Published Moneynews - Apr 17 2014]
Bank of America : financial crisis costs become... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 17 2014]
UPDATE 1-Bank of America's financial crisis cos... [Published CNBC - Apr 17 2014]
Alma Adams has edge in race for Mel Watt’s seat [Published Charlotte Observer - Apr 17 2014]
Bank Of America Is Not A Solid Investment For N... [Published Seeking Alpha - Apr 16 2014]
BRIEF: New Application Form in Works [Mortgage ... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 16 2014]
Bank of America Reports Q1 Earnings Loss [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 16 2014]
FICC fears well founded as first banks show the... [Published GlobalCapital - Apr 16 2014]
Silence of FHFA head leaving industry in the dark [Published Valuation Review - Apr 16 2014]
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Bank of America Reports Q1 Earnings Loss [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 16 2014]
Source: Getty Images Bank of America ( NYSE:BAC ) reported a net loss of $276 million (5 cents per diluted share) in its first-quarter earnings before the market opened on Wednesday, down from $1.48 billion (10 cents per diluted share) during ...
Bank of America Earnings Hit By Mortgage-Relate... [Published The Curious Capitalist - Apr 16 2014]
Bank of America posted large losses in the first quarter of 2013 after doling out $6 billion in legal expenses related to the financial crisis. The bank said early Wednesday that legal expenses were responsible for its $276 million quarterly loss ...
Bank of America Earnings Hit By Mortgage-Relate... [Published TIME.com - Apr 16 2014]
Bank of America posted large losses in the first quarter of 2013 after doling out $6 billion in legal expenses related to the financial crisis. The bank said early Wednesday that legal expenses were responsible for its $276 million quarterly loss ...
When will Watt share his GSE plans? [Published Housing Wire - Apr 14 2014]
As discussions on Capitol Hill have intensified with multiple proposals for GSE reform coming from both sides of the aisle, Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt’s voice will carry a significant amount of weight, provided that he actually uses ...
How Racial Discrimination In The Housing Indust... [Published Think Progress - Apr 09 2014]
CREDIT: Shutterstock The largest property management company in America systematically neglects properties in African-American and latino neighborhoods while conducting proper maintenance in white neighborhoods, according to a complaint filed with ...
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Bank of America Reports First-quarter 2014 Net ... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Apr 16 2014]
Bank of America Announces Settlements With Fede... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Mar 26 2014]
Credit Suisse Announces Settlement of FHFA Liti... [Published Credit Suisse Latest News - Mar 21 2014]
STATEMENT BY DONNELL SPIVEY President, National... [Published Financial Services - Dec 11 2013]
Ally Financial Reaches Settlements with the FHF... [Published Financial Services - Oct 29 2013]
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