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Mortgage

A mortgage loan is a loan secured by real property through the use of a mortgage note which evidences the existence of the loan and the encumbrance of that realty through the granting of a mortgage which secures the loan. However, the word mortgage alone, in everyday usage, is most often used to mean mortgage loan.

Headlines Around the Web

Cameron says Help to Buy on track

Jan 02 - Financial Times

Deutsche Bank agrees to pay $1.9bn

Dec 21 - Financial Times

Deutsche Bank in $1.9bn US mortgage deal

Dec 21 - Financial Times

New Jersey sues Credit Suisse

Dec 19 - Financial Times

Articles About Mortgage

JP Morgan headquarters in New York
JPMorgan Profit Weaker than Expected as Trading Revenue Falls

By Reuters

JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) posted far weaker-than-expected quarterly profit as uncertainty about the U.S economy weighed on investor trading volumes and consumer borrowing. (Apr 12)

MORE TOPICS: FEDERAL RESERVE, GOLDMAN SACHS, JPMORGAN CHASE, MORGAN STANLEY, WELLS FARGO, FIXED-INCOME

US Housing Sector
U.S. Economy Shows some Muscle, Housing still Lagging

By Reuters

The U.S. economy grew a bit faster than previously estimated in the fourth quarter and new claims for jobless aid dropped to a near four-month low last week, suggesting the economy has plenty of momentum to break out of its winter chill. (Mar 28)

MORE TOPICS: FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, GDP, NEW YORK

Scales of Justice
MP Craig Thomson Gets 1-Year Sentence for Spending HSU Money on Prostitutes, Personal Expense; Posts Bail

By IBTimes AU

Magistrate Charlie Rozencwajg sentenced MP Craig Thomson on Tuesday to 12 months prison term for using $24,000 of Health Services Union (HSU) funds to pay for prostitutes and personal expenses. (Mar 25)

An Afghan woman watches from behind bars in a prison in Kabul.
Lawyers of Convicted Aussie MP Craig Thomson Battle Jail Term; Insists Using HSU Money to Pay Prostitutes in Not Illegal

By IBTimes AU

The request by lawyers of convicted MP Craig Thomson would likely invite public criticism and anger. Defence lawyer Greg James argued before the Melbourne Magistrate Court on Tuesday not to jail the former national secretary of the Health Services Un... (Mar 18)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, LAWYER

Investigators have spoken to the woman sister in Boston (Representational Image)
Mummified Detroit Woman Died in 2008, Somehow Voted in 2010

By IBTimes IN

Mummified remains of the body believed to have belonged to 49-year-old, Pia Farrenkopf were found last week in her Pontiac home. (Mar 12)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, MICHIGAN, DENTAL

New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key smiles after the general election in Auckland November 26, 2011.
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key Criticised for Early Election Date; Labour Confident of Voter Turnout

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand Labour leader David Cunliffe reacted to reports of Prime Minister John Key announcing the election date. Mr Cunliffe claims the September 20 election date is convenient for the prime minister to suit his needs. (Mar 11)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, G20

Flag hangs on the wall of the JP Morgan company stall on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York
JPMorgan to Cut 8,000 Jobs, Lowers 2014 Profit Target

By Reuters

JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N), the largest U.S. bank, announced thousands of job cuts on Tuesday as the mortgage lending business slows, and said it was lowering its profitability target. (Feb 26)

MORE TOPICS: BANK OF AMERICA, JPMORGAN CHASE, WELLS FARGO, NEW YORK, INVESTMENT

An office worker is reflected in the window of the Australian Securities Exchange building displaying the ASX50 curve for Wednesday in central Sydney August 7, 2013.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 2/12/14

By Comsec

The Australian share market made it five wins in a row today, closing at its highest level since mid -January on the back of positive gains on Wall Street, positive Chinese economic data and solid earnings results. (Feb 12)

MORE TOPICS: WESTPAC, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Australian Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday 2/11/14

By Comsec

Despite a slightly weaker start this morning, the Australian sharmarket is managing to maintain some modest gains at lunch. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) is up 0.4 per cent and has cracked through 5250.0pts.Our second largest trading partner; Japan is closed today for a holiday1. (Feb 11)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, JAPAN

JP Morgan
JPMorgan to Pay $614 Million in U.S. Mortgage Fraud Case

By Reuters

JPMorgan Chase & Co(JPM.N) settled the latest in a string of legal claims on Tuesday when it agreed to pay $614 million to the U.S. government and admitted that it defrauded federal agencies by underwriting sub-standard mortgage loans. (Feb 05)

MORE TOPICS: CITIGROUP, BANK OF AMERICA, DEUTSCHE BANK, JPMORGAN CHASE, COURT, NEW YORK