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  1. How to survive the coming stock market stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | South China Morning Post

    ... and mortgage-related securities. New Century, a leading subprime mortgage lender, had gone bust and Countrywide Financial Corp, the big daddy of dodgy lenders, had warned us of "difficult conditions". As professional investors, we were telling our ...

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  2. Fannie-Freddie reform might hinge on keeping small lenders happyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Star Tribune

    A decade ago, Brian Koss was a senior vice president at Countrywide Financial who saw firsthand how big lenders muscled out small ones during the housing boom by cutting special deals with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Now, as a senior executive at a midsize lender, he says a positive outcome from the bust is that government policies have mostly leveled the playing field.

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  3. Freddie Mac Prices Second Whole Loan Securities Deal of 2017Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | Mortgage News Daily

    ... Hinge on Keeping Small Lenders Happy Bloomberg A decade ago, Brian Koss was a senior vice president at Countrywide Financial who saw firsthand how big lenders muscled out small ones during the housing boom by cutting special deals with Fannie Mae ...

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  4. There are more renters than any time since 1965Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | Mortgage News Daily

    ... Hinge on Keeping Small Lenders Happy Bloomberg A decade ago, Brian Koss was a senior vice president at Countrywide Financial who saw firsthand how big lenders muscled out small ones during the housing boom by cutting special deals with Fannie Mae ...

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  5. Remodeling Market Indicator Remains in Positive TerritoryRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | Mortgage News Daily

    ... Hinge on Keeping Small Lenders Happy Bloomberg A decade ago, Brian Koss was a senior vice president at Countrywide Financial who saw firsthand how big lenders muscled out small ones during the housing boom by cutting special deals with Fannie Mae ...

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  6. Fannie-Freddie Reform Might Hinge on Keeping Small Lenders HappyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Countrywide Financial who saw firsthand how big lenders muscled out small ones during the housing boom by cutting special deals with  Now, as a senior executive at a mid-size lender, he says a positive outcome from the bust is that government policies have mostly leveled the playing field. U.S. lawmakers largely agree they want to keep it that way.

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  7. Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush Again: "Millions Will Be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | VDARE

    ... Fargo. The mortgage market is so big that the word "trillions" comes up: for example, in January 2005, Countrywide Financial launched the metastasization of the Housing Bubble when Angelo Mozillo, having attained agreement from Fannie Mae to buy his ...

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  8. Supreme Court to Determine State Court Jurisdiction of Class Actions Under Securities Act of 1933Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | JD Supra

    ... the only appellate authority to address the issue, a California Court of Appeal case, Luther v. Countrywide Financial Corp. , 195 Cal. App. 4th 789 (2011). 2 While certain courts have echoed the Cyan plaintiff-respondents and found that the ...

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  9. Berkshire to become BofA's top shareholderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | RTE.ie

    ... the global financial crisis to resolve legal and regulatory matters, largely from its purchases of Countrywide Financial Corp and Merrill Lynch & Co. Berkshire, which is also Wells Fargo & Co's biggest shareholder, said it expected to use the ...

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  10. Berkshire to become Bank of America's top shareholder after share swapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Globe and Mail

    ... the global financial crisis to resolve legal and regulatory matters, largely from its purchases of Countrywide Financial Corp and Merrill Lynch & Co. Berkshire, which is also Wells Fargo & Co's biggest shareholder, said it expected to use the ...

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  11. Blog: SCOTUS Grants Cert In Case Involving Whistleblower Statute And ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | JD Supra

    ... that its hands were tied as a result of the earlier California appellate court decision in Luther v. Countrywide Financial Corp ., which held that SLUSA did not prohibit concurrent state and federal court jurisdiction. Cyan petitioned for cert . In ...

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  12. Buffett's Berkshire on verge of becoming BofA's top shareholderRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Fox News

    ... the global financial crisis to resolve legal and regulatory matters, largely from its purchases of Countrywide Financial and Merrill Lynch. "Buffett has said he is very happy with what Moynihan's doing, and it's easy work for him to get more ...

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  13. UPDATE 1-Buffett's Berkshire on verge of becoming BofA's top shareholderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Reuters

    ... the global financial crisis to resolve legal and regulatory matters, largely from its purchases of Countrywide Financial Corp and Merrill Lynch & Co. "Buffett has said he is very happy with what Moynihan's doing, and it's easy work for him to get ...

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  14. 1 Bank Stock Worth WatchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | The Motley Fool

    ... in the acquiring bank to dilution. In the worst-case scenario, as with Bank of America's purchase of Countrywide Financial, it can blossom into an existential issue. Over the past decade, due in large part to that deal, Bank of America has incurred ...

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  15. Christian colleges' plans have Arden Hills concernedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... a successful move by Bethel to acquire a 225,000-square-foot building in Arden Hills once occupied by Countrywide Financial for what is now its Anderson Center, a remote facility 1a The city is asking why either school needs off-campus expansion ...

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  16. Goodbye, bragging rights: Charlottea s no longer the No. 2 U.S. banking centerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Courier-Tribune

    ... Charlotte-based Bank of America had close to $2.7 trillion in assets if you counted mortgage lender Countrywide Financial, which it bought in June of that year, and Merrill Lynch, the investment bank it officially bought on Jan. 1, 2009. But the ...

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  17. Charlottea s no longer the No. 2 US banking centerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... Charlotte-based Bank of America had close to $2.7 trillion in assets if you counted mortgage lender Countrywide Financial, which it bought in June of that year, and Merrill Lynch, the investment bank it officially bought on Jan. 1, 2009. But the ...

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  18. No more bragging rights: Charlotte's no longer the No. 2 U.S. banking centerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | WBTV

    ... Charlotte-based Bank of America had close to $2.7 trillion in assets if you counted mortgage lender Countrywide Financial, which it bought in June of that year, and Merrill Lynch, the investment bank it officially bought on Jan. 1, 2009. But the ...

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  19. Continue reading Jonathon Fite: Are the banks still a bargain?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... in early 2011 fell below $5 later that year. The regulatory fines were tied to bad mortgages sold by Countrywide Financial, the subprime lender bought by Bank of America in the throes of the crisis. Many of the early policies by the Federal Reserve ...

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  20. A Very Interesting Chart About Bank StocksRead the original story

    May 13, 2017 | Fox News

    ... America was in a similar situation, though its troubles were largely inherited via its acquisition of Countrywide Financial. Since then, Bank of America has spent upwards of $200 billion on crisis-related costs, though the North Carolina-based bank ...

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