• Wells Fargo scandal reminiscent of subprime crisis – Fed official by Ryan Smith

    A Fed official draws parallels between Wells Fargo’s ongoing fake-accounts scandal, while a top Democrat accuses the bank of dodging congressional inquiries

  • PHH slashes jobs by Anna Sobrevinas

    Just four years after opening an office it expected to bring up to 800 jobs to upstate New York, PHH is shutting down the location and pink-slipping almost all of its employees there

  • Fitch: FHFA proposals help GSEs maintain their dominant positions by Rachel.Norvell

    The FHFA’s plan to buy mortgages with higher loan-to-values leaves less room for private capital in the market, according to the global rating agency.

  • New York bank lawyer, Hedge-fund entrepreneur found dead by Rachel.Norvell

    The rash of suicides earlier this year sent a shudder through Wall Street, and now, after a calm summer, two prominent bankers have taken their lives.

  • Correction by MPA

    On Tuesday, MPA ran a story headlined, "VA housing boom: Are you in?" This story was inadvertently credited to Rachel Norvell. The actual author of the story was Kenneth Harney of the Washington Post Writers Group. We regret the error.


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