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Deadline Upcoming in $6 Million Settlement in the Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) Investor Lawsuit

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Updated 2:14 PM CDT, Thu, October 05,2017

A settlement was reached with the defendants in the lawsuit filed on behalf of certain investors of Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) over alleged securities laws violations and a deadline to submit the settlement claim is upcoming on October 31, 2017 and NASDAQ: HLSS investors should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

San Diego, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/05/2017 -- A deadline is coming up on October 31, 2017 in the settlement reached in the securities class action lawsuit filed on behalf of investors who purchased shares of Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) between February 28, 2012 and January 22, 2015.

Investors who purchased a significant amount of shares of Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) between February 28, 2012 and January 22, 2015, have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation by email at mail@shareholdersfoundation.com or call 858-779-1554.

The settlement proof of claim form or detailed settlement notice for the settlement in the Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) Investor Securities Class Action Lawsuit can be downloaded at: http://shareholdersfoundation.com/case/home-loan-servicing-solutions-ltd-nasdaq-hlss-investor-securities-class-action-lawsuit-01292015

In order to submit a claim an investor has to submit the claim proof to the class action claim administrator in a timely manner. The deadline to submit the proof with the class administrator is October 31, 2017.

The lawsuit was originally filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York over alleged violations of Federal Securities Laws by Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd in connection with certain allegedly false and misleading statements made between February 7, 2013 and January 23, 2015.

Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd is a development-stage company that was formed to acquire mortgage servicing assets consisting of mortgage servicing rights, rights to fees and other income from servicing mortgage loans, and associated servicing advances.

According to the complaint the plaintiff alleges on behalf of purchasers of Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) common shares between February 7, 2013 and January 23, 2015, that the defendants violated Federal Securities Laws. More specifically, the plaintiff claims that Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd made allegedly false and/or misleading statements and/or allegedly failed to disclose that Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd's business was dependent on Ocwen Financial Corp and Ocwen Financial Corp conducting its business legally, that Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd's business faced material risks and uncertainties due to the systemic internal control weaknesses at Ocwen Financial Corp, that Ocwen Financial Corp was under investigation for violating applicable federal and state regulations and laws, including among other things, the New York Department of Financial Services' and the state of California's investigation of Ocwen Financial Corp, that Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd was in breach of provisions of its notes held by BlueMountain Capital Management, LLC, and that Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd faced material risks if it defaults on its notes.

Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd engaged Ocwen Financial Corp, a residential mortgage loan servicer, to service the mortgage loans underlying Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd Mortgage Servicing Assets.

Shares of Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) grew from $13.26 per share in June 2012 to as high as $25.24 per share in July 2013.

Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd reported that its annual Total Revenue rose from $49.87 million in 2012 to $239.83 million in 2013 and that its Net Income increased from $19.62 million in 2012 to $117.66 million in 2013.

On August 4, 2014, the New York's Department of Financial Services disclosed that it was investigating whether Ocwen Financial Corp entered into improper transactions with affiliated entities.

On December 22, 2014, Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd announced that William C. Erbey will be stepping down as non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company effective January 16, 2015. Mr. Erbey also stepped down from his post as executive chairman of Ocwen Financial Corporation.

On January 23, 2015, a news outlet reported that BlueMountain Capital Management, LLC delivered a notice of default against Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd Servicer Advance Receivables Trust on notes issued by the Trust and owned by BlueMountain. In its notice of default, BlueMountain reportedly cited to Ocwen Finanical's regulatory problems, among other recent actions, which "materially increase the risk of loss on the Notes that are collateralized by receivables affected by Ocwen's standing as a servicer."

Shares of Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) declined to as low as $12.14 per share on January 29, 2015.

Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd together with its subsidiaries focuses on acquiring assets related to residential mortgages.

Those who purchased shares of Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ: HLSS) have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

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