Puerto Rico bond insurer Assured Guaranty Ltd. said late on Friday it voluntarily withdrew a complaint that challenged the legality of the island’s fiscal turnaround plan, citing the devastating.

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 · Settlement Class Members who do not file a timely claim or who opt out of the Settlements will lose their right to receive money or benefits from the $340 million in settlements with Deutsche Bank and HSBC. litigation class members who elect to opt out of the Litigation Class will not be eligible for any money.

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Obtained a settlement with Bank of America for consideration including $1.6 billion plus the commutation of $7.4 billion in swaps. Represented The Litigation Trust stemming from SemGroup bankruptcy in pursuing claims against various entities and individuals involving fraudulent transfer, breach of fiduciary duties, and other financial claims.

Law360, New York (April 10, 2014, 5:02 PM EDT) — Credit Suisse AG units on Thursday urged a New York judge to narrow the amount of damages that Assured Guaranty Municipal Corp. can seek in its suit.

 · NEW YORK (Reuters)-Bond insurer Assured Guaranty Ltd. filed new claims against JPMorgan Chase & Co. over a mortgage-backed security sold by Bear Stearns, saying more than 35 witnesses have come.

Bond insurance There are two reasons besides the actual protection of insurance for wanting to insure a bond, these are credit enhancement. the Flagstar lawsuit, breaching counterparties should be.

Last Friday, the US government announced that it had reached a $133 million settlement with Flagstar to end a lawsuit that alleged the bank’s mortgage. Assured Guaranty Ltd. is a Bermuda-based.

CoreLogic: 43,000 foreclosures complete in June 2015 About 43,000 foreclosures were completed in June – an increase of about 4.8% compared with the approximately 41,000 reported in May but a decrease of about 14.8% compared with the approximately 50,000 recorded in June 2014, according to CoreLogic. What’s more, the number of foreclosures nationwide as of June was down 63.3% compared with the [.]

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