Nomura and RBS await judge ruling on FHFA mortgage lawsuit

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U.S. top court rejects Nomura and RBS appeal in mortgage. –  · The U.S. Supreme Court declined on Monday to hear an appeal brought by Nomura Holdings Inc and the Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC seeking to overturn an order requiring them to pay $839 million for making false statements while selling mortgage-backed securities to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The court left in place a September ruling by the New York-based 2nd U.S. Circuit.

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As per Reuters, a joint petition was filed with the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York by 15 leading banks, which were dragged to court by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (:FHFA) over.

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A U.S. judge’s ruling that Nomura Holdings Inc and Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc made false statements selling mortgage-backed securities to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could result in a.

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In a unanimous ruling, a U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd circuit panel has turned down an appeal by Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc (RBS) and Nomura Holdings Inc. (NMR) to overturn an order mandating that they pay $839M for the false statements, including misrepresentations, that they are accused of making while selling.

According to a Reuters report, the high court’s decision let stand a New York-based 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling from last September against the banks.That was preceded by a 2015 by U.S. District Judge Denise Cote against Nomura, which sponsored $2 billion of securities sold to the government-sponsored enterprises, and RBS, which served as underwriter on four of the deals.

Nomura, RBS lose bid to overturn 9 million mortgage bond award. brendan Pierson.. The award stems from a 2011 lawsuit brought against Nomura and RBS by the Federal Housing Finance Agency in.