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Kerry killinger, the deposed head of washington mutual, was in congress this week protesting that the seizure of the seattle-based bank on sept report, if delinquency rates on mortgages were to rise, investors might have less appetite for the subprime and other risky loans that wamu was peddling. The rise and fall of washington mutual washington mutual also known as wamu, failed thursday making it the biggest savings and loan failure in the history of our country wamu was founded in 1889 and was initially called the washington national building loan and investment association at the. Panelists testified on the role of high risk mortgages, focusing on washington mutual bank (wamu), which was the nation's largest thrift with more than. Based on reporting for which the author was named a finalist for the pulitzer prize and the gerald loeb award, this book traces the rise and spectacular fall of washington mutual during the most dizzying days of the financial crisis, washington mutual, a bank with hundreds of billions of dollars in its coffers, suffered a.
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