R&G Financial Corp., San Juan, Puerto Rico, has announced that its status as an approved lender for the Department of Housing and Urban Development has been reinstated.R&G also reported the execution of an agreement with the investors from the company's 2006 financing transaction that will permit it to repurchase certain outstanding warrants for a nominal consideration upon the sale of R-G Crown Bank, R&G's wholly owned Florida thrift subsidiary. Regarding R&G's approved-lender status, the company said HUD's chief administrative law judge had recently ordered the department to reinstate R&G pending the outcome of an appeal, citing HUD's failure to follow its regulations in withdrawing R&G Mortgage Corp.'s approved-lender status. R&G can be found on the Web at http://www.rgonline.com.

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