Credit Suisse settles Assured Guaranty mortgage lawsuit

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That practice was one way Zurich-based Credit Suisse maximized profit as the U.S. mortgage market melted down. with lawsuits from bond insurers Ambac Assurance Corp. and Assured Guaranty Corp. and.

Flagstar Bancorp Inc. of Troy, New York agreed to pay Bermuda-based Assured Guaranty Ltd. $105 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the bond insurer, which accused the bank of misrepresenting the.

Municipal bond insurer assured guaranty. lawsuit. Assured’s position is wrong, as we intend to show in court.” This is not the first lawsuit for Assured relating to mortgage-backed securities that.

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Assured has similar lawsuits pending against units of JPMorgan Chase & Co, Credit Suisse. The lawsuit, which claimed breach of contract, focused on financial guaranty insurance Assured provided in.

Assured Guaranty Corp., which insured mortgage bonds sold by credit suisse group, cannot recover all the damages it seeks in a lawsuit that charges Credit Suisse with misleading ratings agencies as to.

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Assured Guaranty said it had filed to dismiss its lawsuit against Credit Suisse, according to a statement on its website. U.S. Bank National Association, which acts as a trustee for the six residential mortgage-backed securities that were at issue, filed a motion with the New York Supreme Court objecting to the confidential settlement.

According to Reuters, Credit Suisse Group AG (CS) agreed upon a settlement over charges levied against it by bond investors in National Century Financial Enterprises in lawsuits filed in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York. The note holders have accused the bank of raising money.

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Law360, New York (February 7, 2013, 7:51 PM EST) — Assured Guaranty Corp.’s $90.1 million. in its other putback suits, including Credit Suisse, UBS, JPMorgan and Ally Financial Inc., to join in.

Credit Suisse Agrees to Pay $5.28 Billion in Connection with its Sale of Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities. "Today’s settlement underscores that the Department of Justice will hold accountable the institutions responsible for the financial crisis of 2008," said Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch.