REUTERS: SEC sends more subpoenas in mortgage probe: sources


REUTERS: SEC sends more subpoenas in mortgage probe: sources

REUTERS: SEC sends more subpoenas in mortgage probe: sources

By Matthew Goldstein and Rachelle Younglai

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON | Fri Dec 17, 2010 12:32pm EST

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Regulators have opened a new line of inquiry in their mortgage foreclosure probe and are asking big Wall Street banks about the beginning stages of mortgage securitization, two sources familiar with the probe said.

The Securities and Exchange Commission launched the new phase of its investigation by sending out a fresh round of subpoenas last week to big banks like Bank of America Corp, Citigroup Inc, JPMorgan Chase & Co, Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Wells Fargo & Co, the sources said.

The subpoenas focus on the earliest stage of the mortgage securitization process, said the sources, who requested anonymity because the probe is not public.

The sources said the SEC is asking for information about the role of so-called “master servicers” — specialized firms that oversee the selection and maintenance of the large pool of home loans that go into every mortgage-backed bond.

In many cases, Wall Street banks that underwrite mortgage-backed securities either own their own master servicing firms or are closely aligned with one.

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2 Responses to “REUTERS: SEC sends more subpoenas in mortgage probe: sources”

  1. Whippy says:

    This one should be easy! The Originator/MS Servicers like IMPAC MORTGAGE FUNDING repeatability violated Trust guidelines by NOT TRANSFERRING LOAN DOCS TO THE DESIGNATED TRUST! IN their case it was DUETCHE BANK!

    This practice was done on purpose, and in violation of trust securitization, and SEC LAW! Everyone at IMPAC MORTGAGE should be in jail!

    Where are the Federal AGENTS!


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