mortgage-backed securities

Fannie and Freddie to launch joint securities venture

Mar 5, 2013
The regulator overseeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac has announced an idea to reform the mortgage giants. It involves starting a joint venture to bundle mortgages into securities that people can invest in.
Posted In: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, mortgage-backed securities, mortgage

JPMorgan sued over mortgage-backed securities

Oct 2, 2012
The New York Attorney General is suing JP Morgan Chase over mortgage-backed securities peddled by its Bear Stearns unit, leading up to the financial crisis.
Posted In: JP Morgan Chase, Bear Stearns, mortgage-backed securities

JPMorgan civil suit could be a game changer

Oct 2, 2012
JPMorgan Chase is facing a new law suit: civil fraud charges in New York state, over mortgage-backed securities. How does this case differ from potential criminal charges?
Posted In: JP Morgan, mortgage-backed securities, Bear Stearns

Treasury turns $25 billion profit from mortgage securities

Mar 19, 2012
The U.S. Treasury has profited from buying mortgage-backed securities during the financial crisis.
Posted In: U.S. Treasury, mortgage crisis, mortgage-backed securities