Protesters say that Wells Fargo and some other major banks offers higher mortgage rates to minorities.
The US Department of Justice says they have reached a settlement with one of the lenders, Wells Fargo - which has agreed to a $175m payout. However, that sum is tiny in comparison to the $4.2bn profit the bank made in just the first quarter of this year.
Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports
Source: Al Jazeera