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Credit Suisse’s 2009 Cease-and-Desist Action Terminated by Fed

March 15, 2012

The Federal Reserve ended a cease- and-desist enforcement action against Credit Suisse Group AG (CSGN) from December 2009, according to a statement today from the central bank.

The Fed that month had issued a consent order naming Credit Suisse AG as the Zurich-based company settled U.S. claims that it helped process payments that let Iran and other nations avoid government sanctions and gain access to U.S. financial markets.

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