$5B Pru Debt May Slow Wells' Tarp Exit

December 2009
American Banker;12/10/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 220, p16
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The article discusses the desire of Wells Fargo & Co. to repay the U.S. government the bailout funds it received under the U.S. Troubled Asset Relief Program. The author notes that Wells Fargo continues to hold $5 billion in debt as of December 2009 which it owes to Prudential Financial Inc., thus hindering the ability of the company to repay the bailout funds without potentially harming shareholder interests.


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