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DOJ’s Big Dollar, Headline-Hunting Settlement Pattern, With S&P This Time, Is Just More of the Same: Too Little Transparency, No Accountability, and No Meaningful Punishment

Washington, D.C., February 3, 2015  – Dennis Kelleher, President and CEO of Better Markets, issued the following statement in response to the settlement reportedly reached between the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Standard & Poor’s (S&P) regarding the credit rating agency’s ratings of securities leading to the financial crisis: