The deadline for the nation's largest mortgage servicers to reform their business practices came Tuesday, with the five firms offering varying levels of assurance about their progress.

Each of the companies has promised that it would meet the deadline, according to the office responsible for enforcing the multi-state mortgage settlement that was finalized in the spring. But some of the banks were more willing than others Tuesday to go public with those claims.

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