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More homeowners are increasing loan amounts through refinancing

5/1/2015

  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Two-thirds of all single-family home mortgages made in the first quarter were for homeowners refinancing existing homes, according to a Freddie Mac analysis. About a third of consumers reduced the ter… Read More

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The Financial Services Roundtable SmartBrief

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SEC rapped for "deficiencies" in financial-reporting controls

5/1/2015

  • Bloomberg
  • Reuters
  • Financial Advisor online

The Securities and Exchange Commission has "continuing and new deficiencies" in its financial statements, the Government Accountability Office said in a new report. In particular, the SEC's controls o… Read More