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Capitol Report: Washington is budgeting a $5.1 billion taxpayer bailout for Fannie and Freddie

The housing finance world has long expected that Treasury would have to send some money back to the mortgage financiers, but a budget document out Monday quantifies that for the first time......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2018

Capitol Report: Here’s what else tax reform means: another bailout of Fannie and Freddie

The government-sponsored enterprises th.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 5th, 2017

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Tread Water as Another Government Bailout is Needed

Another government bailout ($3.7 Billion) is need to keep Fannie Mae’s net worth from entering negative territory after reporting a 4Q net loss of $6.5 Billion, as described in.....»»

Category: blogSource: slopeofhopeFeb 15th, 2018

Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Q4 Earnings Recap

For the first time since 2012, Federal National Mortgage Association (OTC: FNMA) and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp (OTC: FMCC) needed taxpayer bailout funds to cover quarterly losses. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 15th, 2018

Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Q4 Earnings Recap

For the first time since 2012, Federal National Mortgage Association (OTC: FNMA) and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp (OTC: FMCC) needed taxpayer bailout funds to cover quarterly loss.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 15th, 2018

Fannie Mae needs infusion of taxpayer cash

The new federal tax law caused Fannie Mae to report a $6.7 billion loss......»»

Category: topSource: cnnFeb 14th, 2018

Capitol Report: Fannie Mae to turn to taxpayers after $6.5 billion loss

The mortgage finance provider took a big hit from the tax law changes, causing it to have to write down credits it held on its balance sheet, an expected move, but one that serves as a reminder of unfinished business from the financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2018

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac receive $3 billion capital cushion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The housing regulator overseeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac has reinstated a $3 billion capital cushion for the housing enterprises, citing the imminent tax overhaul......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2017

AIG is no longer 'too big to fail,' regulators say - Washington Post

Washington PostAIG is no longer 'too big to fail,' regulators sayWashington PostNine years after it received an $182 billion taxpayer bailout, federal regulators said Friday t.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 29th, 2017

New Crisis Calls For New Loans For Fannie and Freddie

Mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could need nearly $100 billion in bailout money in the event o.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseAug 8th, 2017

Fannie-Freddie might need $100 billion in new crisis, FHFA says

Mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could need nearly $100 billion in bailout money in the event of a new economic crisis, according to stress test results released Monday by their regulator......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 7th, 2017

Fannie-Freddie might need $100 billion in new crisis, FHFA says

Mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could need nearly $100 billion in bailout money in the event of a new economic crisis, according to stress test results released Monday by their regulator......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 7th, 2017

Fannie and Freddie could need $100 billion bailout in next crisis, stress test finds

The stress tests mandated by Dodd-Frank Act show some improvement for the mortgage providers compared to last year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2017

Capitol Report: Congress wouldn’t do it, so Fannie and Freddie reformed themselves

Under conservatorship, the two mortgage-finance enterprises have reformed into stable, boring guarantors of home loans......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2017

Capitol Report: Realtors criticize Fannie, Freddie moves they say limit inventories

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac should reduce the fees that get passed on to borrowers, and stop enabling institutional investors to buy up homes for rentals, an industry group said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 22nd, 2017

U.S. court upholds dismissal of hedge funds" Freddie and Fannie claims

(Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday upheld a dismissal of hedge funds' claims against the U.S. government for seizing the profits of mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac following their taxpayer bailout......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2017

Capitol Report: Pentagon plays down study that found $125 billion in wasteful spending

The Pentagon on Tuesday played down a study that found $125 billion in waste in its business operations, saying it was of “limited value.” The Washington Post alleged that defense officials hid the report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 6th, 2016

A Terrible Valentine’s Day For Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac

Fannie Mae ended 2017 with a loss of $6.5 billion, leaving it with a deficit of $3.7 billion. Taxp.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 16th, 2018

Fannie Mae needs infusion of taxpayer cash for first time in six years

Fannie Mae, the housing lender bailed out by the government nearly a decade ago, needs a $3.7 billion infusion of taxpayer cash......»»

Category: topSource: moneyFeb 14th, 2018

Fannie needs first bailout aid since 2012 after tax-cut loss

Fannie Mae will request an infusion of taxpayer money for the first time since 2012 because of an unintended but anticipated side effect of the corporate tax cut signed into law in December......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2018

Capitol Report: Here’s where the money goes in Trump’s infrastructure plan

President Donald Trump unveiled his long-awaited infrastructure plan Monday, in which the administration aims to spend $200 billion in federal funds to spur at least $1.5 trillion in infrastructure investments with state, local and private partners......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2018