A.G. Schneiderman Sues Credit Suisse For Fraudulent Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities

A.G. Schneiderman Sues Credit Suisse For Fraudulent Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities

NEW YORK, NY – November 21, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today filed a Martin Act complaint against Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and its affiliates for making fraudulent misrepresentations and omissions to promote the sale of residential mortgage­-backed securities (RMBS) to investors. According to Attorney General Schneiderman’s lawsuit, Credit Suisse deceived investors as to the care with which they evaluated the quality of mortgage loans packaged into residential mortgage-backed securities prior to 2008. RMBS sponsored and underwritten by Credit Suisse in 2006 and 2007 have suffered losses of approximately $11.2 billion

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