The Federal Housing Finance Agency today issued a proposed rule that would create a new framework for risk-based capital requirements for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to ensure that the GSEs could cover losses and continue operations in the event of stress.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today released a progress report on its goals for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac while the GSEs are in federal conservatorship.
Since the Federal Housing Finance Agency launched a credit risk transfer program for GSEs Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in 2013, the enterprises have transferred $69 billion in credit risk to private investors, amounting to about 3.2 percent of $2.1 trillion in unpaid principal balance, the FHFA said today.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac today announced that the new common security they have been developing — the uniform mortgage-backed security, or UMBS — will be implemented on June 3, 2019.
Big changes are coming to the residential mortgage-backed securities market in 2019. Will you be ready?
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today finalized Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s 2018-20 affordable housing goals.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today issued its final 2018-2022 strategic plan for its oversight of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the Federal Home Loan Banks that stresses ensuring safety and soundness at the regulated entities; promoting liquidity, stability and access in the housing market; and managing the Fannie and Freddie conservatorships.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will each be allowed to maintain a capital buffer of $3 billion under a new agreement between the Treasury Department and the Federal Housing Finance Agency announced today.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency today issued the metrics on which it will assess the 2018 performance of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and their jointly owned securitization platform, which will be implemented for the “Single Security” to be issued by both GSEs in the second quarter of 2019.