The Federal Housing Finance Agency today issued a request for input seeking feedback on how climate change and natural disasters could pose risks to the housing finance system, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and the Federal Home Loan Banks.
As part of the ongoing effort to remove Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from government conservatorship, FHFA and the Treasury Department last night announced that it would allow the GSEs to retain earnings until they meet the capital requirements established in the 2020 GSE capital rule.
The American Bankers Association submitted a comment letter today supporting a proposed rule by the Federal Housing Finance Agency on the process of approving GSE enterprise products.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today outlined how Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will work to improve the distribution and availability of safe and sound residential mortgage financing in underserved markets in 2021.
The American Bankers Association submitted comments to the Conference of State Bank Supervisors last week urging that state regulators align prudential standards for nonbank mortgage servicers with those of the federal banking agencies.
A global pandemic, a struggling economy and a new administration throw wrenches into risk managers plans for the year ahead.
A new rule proposed by the Federal Housing Finance Agency today would require Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to develop resolution plans to facilitate their rapid and orderly resolution in the event that the FHFA is appointed receiver.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today proposed new liquidity and funding requirements for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
The share of current and performing first-lien mortgages in the third quarter of 2020 was 92.5%, down from 96.4% a year ago, according to the Mortgage Metrics Report released by the OCC today.