Excerpts from this story referencing "Merrill Lynch":
"… n, a subprime lender whose risky loans to vulnerable consumers nearly sank Merrill Lynch, which was forced to sell itself to Bank of America. WDB Funding is the th …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Bear Stearns":
"… change Commission, said he was comfortable with the amount of capital that Bear Stearns and the other publicly traded Wall Street investment banks had on hand. D …"
"… tom against China, Dubai and London. The race was over in March 2008 when Bear Stearns, the fifth-largest investment bank in the U.S., nearly collapsed and was s …"
"… rity in early 2008, three of the important events that rattled markets — Bear Stearns, Lehman Brothers and AIG — could have been handled very differently, wit …"
"… e a familiar face as a key decision maker. He had a direct hand in selling Bear Stearns to JPMorgan, letting Lehman Brothers go bankrupt and later bailing out ins …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Pennsylvania":
"… n its mortgage bonds as ShellyMac. He then purchased New Penn Financial, a Pennsylvania lender. New Penn rose from the ashes of one of American International Grou …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "DOJ":
"… t the health of the funds. Both were acquitted in 2009, and since then the DOJ has declined to criminally charge any top-level Wall Street executives. Th …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Motion Picture Association of America":
"… he U.S. Senate in 2011 and became the head of the lobbying powerhouse Motion Picture Association of America — accepted taxpayer funds, meaning the FEC automatically audited the cam …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "officer":
"… ortgage crisis began. Mozilo also was banned from ever again serving as an officer or director of a publicly traded company.He also agreed to pay another $45 …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Goldman Sachs":
"… on, has collected $175,000 from the industry. Wall Street investment bank Goldman Sachs’ employees have given $670,000 to the super PAC. According to the Center …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "federal law":
"… qualified appraisers. But the complaint alleges that the companies skirted federal law by using rookie appraisers lacking certification from the federal governme …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Mortgage":
"… rs as a high-earning salesman at a smaller lender in Los Angeles, Citizens Mortgage, before he took a job in mid-2007 as a Mortgage sales rep at a Washington …"
"… it did on fixed-rate home loans, according to internal company documents. Mortgage investors on Wall Street loved them because their growing loan balanc …"
"… other question.As early as 2006, BusinessWeek had called them “Nightmare Mortgages,” declaring they “might be the riskiest and most complicated home loa …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "finance industry workers":
"… histleblower advocates say weak federal and state laws also helped prevent finance industry workers from being heard. Congress passed tougher laws in the wake of the financia …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "mortgage giants":
"… ing to the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the agency that administers the mortgage giants.Under the program, a homeowner with a $200,000, 30-year loan who reduces h …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Mitt Romney":
"… ight course is to let the markets work,” said former Massachussetts Gov. Mitt Romney. Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota had the most impassioned response …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Bank of America":
"… And they didn’t care that it was at the expense of other human beings.”Bank of America Corp., which bought Countrywide in 2008, declined to comment on Daniels’ …"
"… ant had indeed fallen, gobbled up at a going-out-of-business-sale price by Bank of America.Since she left Countrywide, Daniels has worked temporary jobs and done som …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Citigroup":
"… reclosure practices with 14 big banks, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup, Wells Fargo and Bank of America. …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Deven Sharma":
"… l bank.Former Fed Chairman Paul Volcker, Standard & Poor’s President Deven Sharma, MIT economist Simon Johnson, and former Citigroup Inc. Chairman John Reed …"
"… ock senior managing director Peter Fisher, Standard & Poor's President Deven Sharma, ex-Citigroup Chairman John Reed, ex-Fed Chairman Paul Volcker, ex-SEC Cha …"