Wells Fargo & Co. and Citigroup Inc. both repaid their government aid as expected, escaping heightened regulatory and public scrutiny.

Wells Fargo said it completed its $25 billion repayment and Citi said it repaid $20 billion and tore up guarantees it received from the U.S. government for losses stemming from securities tied to soured mortgages.

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