The banking giant has paid almost all of the $7 billion in consumer relief it owes as part of a settlement with state and federal authorities over shoddy mortgage bonds
Steve Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to head up the Treasury Department, will resign his role on the board of commercial banking company CIT Group
The Federal Reserve Bank has tried a couple of different initiatives in the form of monetary policy to stimulate mortgage lending and make the process easier for borrowers in the wake of the real estate crash and mortgage meltdown of the early 21st century.
When banks shut down lending in 2008 cash was certainly king all the way through the end of 2009. The FDIC’s bank task forces were shutting down banks daily, and those who were able to step up with cash were winning in a big way.