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July 10, 2014
17:08 EDTMTG, RDN, FNMA, FMCCMortgage insurers trading lower after FHFA proposes tighter capital rules
The Federal Housing Finance Agency, or FHFA, is seeking input on draft requirements that would apply to private mortgage insurance companies that insure mortgage loans owned or guaranteed by Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC). These requirements would apply only to private mortgage insurers that are currently approved to do business with Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac and those seeking approval in the future. MGIC Investment (MTG) is down 5.3% in after-hours trading and Radian Group (RDN) is down 3.78% in after-hours trading. Reference Link
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July 30, 2014
13:44 EDTFMCC, FNMABank of America division ordered to pay $1.3B over mortgages, Bloomberg reports
Bank of America's (BAC) Countrywide division has been ordered to pay $1.3B in penalties for defective mortgage loans it sold to Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) during the 2008 financial crisis, Bloomberg reported. The fine is just over half the amount the government had requested, Bloomberg added. Reference Link
July 27, 2014
16:14 EDTFMCC, FNMAGoldman close to settling FHFA suit on faulty mortgage claims, Bloomberg says
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10:45 EDTFNMA, FMCCFannie, Freddie prefered, common holders could still be wiped out, Barron's says
Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac's (FMCC) preferred and common shareholders could still get wiped out despite recent gains, Barron's argues in a follow up article. Reference Link
July 25, 2014
15:24 EDTRDNRadian Group hires Goldman for mortgage guaranty unit sale, dealReporter says
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July 24, 2014
08:11 EDTMTGMGIC Investment CEO retiring to be succeeded by COO Patrick Sinks
MGIC Investment CEO Curt S. Culver, 62, will retire effective March 1, 2015, and become non-executive chairman. Upon Mr. Culver's retirement, Patrick Sinks, 57, will become CEO. Sinks has also been appointed to the board of directors. The same changes will be implemented at Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation, MTG's principal subsidiary. Sinks is currently COO of both companies.
July 22, 2014
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July 17, 2014
18:41 EDTFNMAFannie Mae increases yields on risk-sharing debt issue, WSJ reports
Fannie Mae increased yields on its biggest issue of debt that offsets its risks of guaranteeing mortgages, The Wall Stree Journal reports. Reference Link
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07:13 EDTFNMA, FMCCWatchdog says Fannie, Freddie making riskier agreements, Reuters says
The Federal Housing Finance Agency Office of Inspector General said in a report that Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) are engaging in riskier agreements as they increasingly buy mortgages from smaller lenders, according to Reuters, citing comments from the watchdog. Reference Link

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