Lots of links since I have been off for a few days. Here’s the first batch.
News links for 16 Apr 2013
Ultimate Statistics Senator takes on US regulators’ $9.3bn foreclosure agreement | FT Alphaville
"In January 2013, the Fed and OCC pulled the plug on the review for the majority of the servicers, by agreeing a $9.3bn settlement with them. This headline figure comprises $3.6bn of cash payments and the rest is to support loan modifications.The most spectacular failures by banks, such as those ...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.