Rated Securities

Some articles on securities, rated securities:

Government Policies And The Subprime Mortgage Crisis - Enforcement of Laws and Regulations - SEC and The Net Capital Rule
... banking crisis in 2008, some analysts blamed the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its 2004 decision that, they claimed, allowed greater leverage ... on, fueling the growth in mortgage-backed securities supporting subprime mortgages ... allowed capital requirements to be reduced for A rated securities and higher ...

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