mortgages

Improving loan performance sparks renewed calls for FHA premium cut

05/19/17

The delinquency rate of Federal Housing Administration-insured mortgages fell to a historic low in the first quarter, fueling more calls for a reduction in the agency's annual premium.

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Deutsche Bank says former executives set to pay for missteps

05/18/17

The German bank posted two consecutive years of losses partly because of misconduct fines tied to the Libor and other scandals.

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U.S. consumer debt has hit a new record, but lenders shouldn't be spooked

05/17/17

The old record was set just before the Great Recession, and what may be most remarkable is that it took nearly nine years to reach a new milestone.

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Six ways community banks are boosting bottom lines

05/10/17

The recent earnings season shined a light on community bankers’ tactical moves. Here’s a look at what some institutions are planning in coming months.

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Credit Unions with the Largest Portfolios of First Mortgage Loans

05/02/17

On Dec. 31, 2016. Dollars in thousands.

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Dimon calls populist rage 'understandable,’ lauds Trump economic agenda

05/01/17

The JPMorgan Chase CEO was in rare form Monday, speaking without a filter on a range of controversial topics.

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Supreme Court rules cities can sue banks for housing discrimination

05/01/17

The landmark ruling remands the city of Miami's 2013 suit against Wells Fargo and Bank of America back to the lower court.

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CRE expansion pays off at Valley National

04/26/17

Growth in commercial real estate loans is a big reason the New Jersey bank had a strong quarter.

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A GSE risk we can no longer ignore: Doing nothing

04/26/17

Congressional action to reform housing finance is ultimately needed, but we must confront the risk of continued drift and inaction if Congress is unable to act.

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Summit Financial to pay $10M to settle dispute over pre-crisis mortgage sales

04/25/17

The West Virginia company sold the mortgages to Residential Funding and ResCap Liquidating Trust between 2003 and 2007.

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