Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay $3.15 billion to resolve claims that it misled U.S. mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky mortgage securities it sold them before the housing...
Investors appear to be putting their money on the likelihood of more stimulus measures from the European Central Bank to keep the eurozone's shaky recovery from stalling.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates declined this week, with the 30-year loan rate hitting its low for the year.
Bank of America's purchase of Countrywide Financial has cost it tens of billions of dollars over the past six years.
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were unchanged in Monday's auction.
Yields on Ireland's government bonds have fallen to record lows following a ratings upgrade, a stunning turnaround for a country that faced bankruptcy in 2010.
Wall Street kicked off the week in rally mode, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq logging its highest closing level in more than 14 years.
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