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Special Foreclosure Edition 2011 - Table of Contents

Last Updated: June 14, 2023

Supervisory Insights - Special Foreclosure Edition 2011 - PDF


Regulatory Actions Related to Foreclosure Activities by Large Servicers and Practical Implications for Community Banks

This Special Foreclosure Edition describes lessons learned from an interagency review of foreclosure practices at the 14 largest residential mortgage servicers and includes examples of effective mortgage servicing practices derived from these lessons.

Supervisory Insights

Supervisory Insights is published by the Division of Risk Management Supervision of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to promote sound principles and best practices for bank supervision.

Sheila C. Bair
Chairman, FDIC

Sandra L. Thompson
Director, Division of Risk Management Supervision

Journal Executive Board

Division of Risk Management Supervision
George E. French, Deputy Director and Executive Editor
Christopher J. Spoth, Senior Deputy Director
Victor J. Valdez, Deputy Director
James C. Watkins, Deputy Director

Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection
Sylvia H. Plunkett, Senior Deputy Director
Jonathan N. Miller, Deputy Director
Robert W. Mooney, Deputy Director

Regional Directors
Thomas J. Dujenski, Atlanta Region
Kristie K. Elmquist, Acting Regional Director, Dallas Region
Daniel E. Frye, Acting Regional Director, New York Region
Stan R. Ivie, San Francisco Region
James D. La Pierre, Kansas City Region
M. Anthony Lowe, Chicago Region

Journal Staff

Kim E. Lowry
Managing Editor

Estela R. Gauna
Financial Writer

Jane Coburn
Financial Writer

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