More than 20 organizations representing thousands of banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions have petitioned Congress
The federal mortgage authority sold a tranche of more than 1,200 seasoned geographically diverse loans
After the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression almost took the global economy over a cliff, tough new regulations and stronger internal controls at the world's major banks were meant to help restore confidence in the financial system.
Even as the U.S. economy struggles to rebound from the worst recession since the Great Depression, Americans are living larger.
(Bloomberg) -- Wells Fargo & Co., the largest U.S. mortgage lender, said it will stop funding loans originated and sold by independent mortgage brokers after settling a federal fair-lending investigation.