Angelo Mozilo, chief executive officer of Countrywide Financial Corp., testifies at a hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on severance packages for executives involved in the subprime mortgage crisis, in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, March 7, 2008. Mozilo, who left Countrywide upon it’s acquisition by Bank of America in July 2008, may now be the target of a civil-fraud claim by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Photographer: Jay Mallin/Bloomberg News