Wells Fargo settles claims with FHFA

The FHFA has alleged that the various banks violated federal and state securities laws when selling private-label rmbs to the housing agencies. Under the terms of the settlement, UBS will pay approximately $415 million to Fannie and $470 to Freddie to resolve certain claims related to securities sold to the entities between 2004 and 2007.

 · The FHFA/UBS Settlement. July 31, 2013.. When these loans defaulted, the trusts filed claims with HUD. Many of these trusts used loan documents in foreclosures made by America’s Servicing Company (“ASC”), a subsidiary of Wells Fargo Bank located in Ft. Mill, SC. In particular, mortgage assignments signed by John Herman Kennerty and.

 · wells fargo customers who believe an unauthorized account was opened in their name have until July 7, 2018 to file a claim. Under the settlement, class members with valid claims would be entitled to three types of compensation: First, class members would be refunded any fees charged to unauthorized accounts that have not already been refunded.

In separate news, flagstar bank (nyse:fbc) announced today it had settled for $10.8 million with Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, aka Freddie Mac (NASDAQOTH:FMCC), for similar mortgage.

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 · Wells Fargo’s reported deal with the FHFA comes less than a week after that same agency announced a $5.1 billion settlement with JPMorgan Chase &.

"Wells Fargo has long taken advantage of the FHA mortgage insurance program, designed to help millions of Americans realize the dream of home ownership, to write thousands and thousands of faulty loans. Driven to maximize profits, Wells Fargo employed shoddy underwriting practices to drive up loan volume, at the expense of loan quality.

The settlement agreement also requires Wells Fargo to pay up to $16 million to compensate individuals who experienced discrimination in violation of Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) when trying to call Wells Fargo, access Wells Fargo’s services, or visit one of Wells Fargo’s retail stores; pay a civil penalty of $55,000 to.

Wells Fargo (WFC) paid $335 million to the Federal Housing Finance Agency to settle allegedly-misleading disclosures on mortgage-backed securities sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the Wall.

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