Barclays Sued by U.S. Regulator Over Mortgage Security Sales

Barclays Plc is being sued by the U.S. regulator of credit unions, which says the bank sold $555 million in misrepresented mortgage-backed securities that contributed to two lender failures.

The National Credit Union Administration announced the suit filed in federal court in Kansas in a statement today.

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