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Secure Settlements Launches Mortgage Settlement Insurance

Secure Settlements, Inc. (SSI), a data intelligence and risk analytics company for the mortgage industry, has partnered with RFIB Group Ltd. and certain underwriters at Lloyd’s of London to offer a new product that will insure lenders utilizing SSI’s ClosingGuard …

Reinsurer Arch to Help Freddie Mac Cover Mortgage Losses

Freddie Mac bought insurance covering a portion of losses on a pool of home loans from Arch Capital Group Ltd.’s Arch Reinsurance Ltd. unit, expanding risk- sharing efforts by the government-backed company. The policy will cover as much as $77.4 …

Bond Insurer Ambac Sues JPMorgan Over Mortgage Losses

Ambac Financial Group Inc., the bond insurer that last month won court approval to emerge from bankruptcy, has sued JPMorgan Chase & Co. to recover losses on securities it insured that were made by a unit of the former Bear …