Two firms settle in mortgage case

Posted: November 18, 2012 at 5:26 a.m.

JPMorgan Chase and Credit Suisse agreed Friday to pay a combined $417 million to settle civil charges lodged by the Securities and Exchange Commission, which accused the firms of misleading investors about home mortgages that were pooled into securities and sold to Wall Street.

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