SAN DIEGO - In a market that has lenders scrambling to find business, California Federal Bank is paying special attention to credit quality and pricing, says chairman Edward G. Harshfield.

In a wide-ranging interview with American Banker this week, Mr. Harshfield said that California Federal is managing its risk through limits on the geographic concentration of mortgages as well as on the size, loan- to-value ratio, and type of loan.

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