The deal stemmed from a lawsuit pursued by the Public Employees' Retirement System of Mississippi (MissPERS) and the West Virginia Investment Management Board.
The plaintiffs accused Morgan Stanley of violating U.S. securities law in packaging and selling mortgage backed securities in 13 offerings in 2006 and 16 offerings in 2007.Sponsor Content
Morgan Stanley to pay $95M over MBS lawsuit
Accused of misleading investors during crisis
Source: Business Insider