When Taking on More Bad Loans Seems a Good Idea

Berry, Kate
March 2010
American Banker;3/15/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 39, p1
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The article examines mortgage loan finance. U.S. banks are expected to repurchase billions of dollars in delinquent mortgage loans insured by the Federal Housing Administration from the Government National Mortgage Association. The purchases allow the banks to stop making interest and principal payments on mortgage bonds they issued to financiers.


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