mortgage-backed securities

Credit Suisse Sued Over Mortgages

by San Antonio Attorney

Credit Suisse Group is being sued by the New York attorney general over allegations of deceiving investors in mortgage-backed securities. NY attorney general Eric T. Schneiderman claims that Credit Suisse misrepresented the quality of loans underlying the mortgage-backed securities, which it financed and underwrote from 2006 to 2007. The action cost customers more than $11 […]


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