by Bill McBride on 4/22/2010 07:05:00 PM
Thursday, April 22, 2010
From Kevin G. Hall and Chris Adams at McClatchy Newspapers:
Senate panel: Ratings agencies rolled over for Wall Street
A Senate panel investigating the causes of the nation's financial crisis on Thursday unveiled evidence that credit-ratings agencies knowingly gave inflated ratings to complex deals backed by shaky U.S. mortgages because of the fees they earned for giving such investment-grade ratings.I'm stunned but not surprised ...
Posted by Bill McBride on 4/22/2010 07:05:00 PM