List of entities involved in 2007–2008 financial crises

A list of companies, governmental and quasi-governmental agencies (GSEs), and/or non-profit organizations involved in the various economic and financial crises of 2007–2008.

Housing Bubble

United States

National Builders

*Beazer Homes USA
*Hovnanian Enterprises
*Lennar Corporation
*KB Home
*Pulte Homes
*Toll Brothers

Real estate and appraisal

*Coldwell Banker
*Prudential Real Estate


*American Society of Appraisers
*Appraisal Institute
*National Association of Home Builders
*National Association of Realtors
*Real Estate Counseling Group of America
*Urban Land Institute

Mortgage crisis

ubprime lenders

*New Century Financial Corporation
*American Home Mortgage Investment Corporation
*Accredited Home Lenders
*Countrywide Financial
*Northern Rock (UK)
*Option One
*American Freedom Mortgage, Inc.

Other lenders

*Washington Mutual
*Luminent Mortgage Capital
* Aegis Wholesale
* 1st National Bank of Arizona
* GreenPoint Mortgage Funding
* Velocity Commercial Lender
* Fremont Investment & Loan
* ResMAE Mortgage Corp
* Americans Brokers Conduit
* IndyMac Bank


*Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation

econdary and securitized mortgage market


*BNP Paribas, [ [,%20BNP%20Paribas%20ABS%20EURIBOR%20and%20BNP%20Paribas%20ABS%20EONIA BNP Paribas Investment Partners temporally suspends the calculation of the Net Asset Value of the following funds: Parvest Dynamic ABS, BNP Paribas ABS EURIBOR and BNP Paribas ABS EONIA] ] France
*JPMorgan Chase, USA
*Citigroup, USA
*Credit Suisse, Switzerland
*Deutsche Bank, Germany
* IKB Industriekredit-Bank, Germany
*Bear Stearns
* Sächsische Landesbank, Germany
*Goldman Sachs
*Lehman Brothers
*Bank of America
*Netbank, USA
*Banca March, Spain
*UBS AG, Switzerland
*Northern Rock, UK
*Merrill Lynch . [cite web
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* Washington Mutual Bank
* Dexia, Belgium
* Fortis, Benelux

Governmental and quasi-governmental

*United States Department of the Treasury
*U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
*Federal Housing Finance Agency
*State of California
*Jefferson County, Alabama []
*Vallejo, California

Central Banks

*Federal Reserve Bank
**Federal Reserve Bank of New York
*European Central Bank
*Bank of Japan
*Central Bank of Russia

Credit rating agencies

*Standard & Poor's
*Fitch Ratings

Government sponsored enterprises

*Fannie Mae, Federal National Mortgage Association
*Freddie Mac, Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation

Nonprofit Organization

Community Organization

* ACORN Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now

Credit Counselors

* Hope Now Alliance

United States officials' positions

upporters of the approximately $700 billion bailout (to be replaced by Voted For after resolution of the issue)

* Henry M. Paulson, Jr., Secretary of the Treasury
* Ben S. Bernanke, Chairman and a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
* George W. Bush, President
* John McCain, U.S. Senator, Arizona, 2008 Republican nominee for U.S. President
* Barak Obama, U.S. Senator, Illinois, 2008 Democratic nominee for U.S. President
* Joseph Biden, U.S. Senator, Delaware, 2008 Democratic nominee for U.S. Vice-president

Non-supporters of the approximately $700 billion bailout (to be replaced by Voted Against after resolution of the issue)

* Dr. Ron Paul, U.S. Congressman, Texas District 14, former candidate for Republican nomination for U.S. President

* Majority of American Taxpayers [ (September 24, 2008). [ Obama, McCain Say Government Must Recoup Bailout Cost] . Retrieved on 2008-09-26.]


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