Dec. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Ally Financial Inc., the auto lender majority-owned by the U.S. government, repaid $4.5 billion of debt backed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. to exit the crisis-era program.
The debt was issued June 3, 2009 and matured today, the Detroit-based company said today in a statement. Ally in October had already repaid $2.9 billion issued under the program.
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