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stated that placing the two GSEs into conservatorship was a decision he fully supported, and that he advised "that conservatorship was the only form in which I would commit taxpayer money to the GSEs." He further said that "I attribute the need for today's action primarily to the inherent conflict and flawed business model embedded in the GSE structure, and to the ongoing housing correction ." 1 The same day, Federal Reserve Bank chairman Ben Bernanke stated in support: "I strongly endorse both the decision by FHFA Director Lockhart to place Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac into conservatorship and the ...
PRESS RELEASE Golden Star Schedules Second Quarter 2010 Results ...
PRESS RELEASE: Golden Star Schedules Second Quarter 2010 Results Conference Call Mon Jul 19 09:15:32 2010 EDT DENVER, COLORADO--(Marketwire - July 19, 2010) - Golden Star Resources Ltd. (TSX:GSC)(NYSE Amex:GSS)(GSE:GSR) will release its second quarter 2010 results after the market close on Monday, August 9, 2010 and has scheduled a conference call and webcast on Tuesday, August 10 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Mountain Time). The conference call will allow analysts the opportunity to speak with the Company's management. Please call in at least five minutes prior to the conference call start time to ensure prompt ... market research, surveys and trends
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Breaking News and Market Trends in the Residential Mortgage ...
The mortgage originations and mortgage banking profits of the largest banks took a noticeable hit in the first quarter of this year. According to numbers compiled by   Inside Mortgage Finance , the top banks in terms of mortgage activity saw their originations in 1Q10 tumble 17 percent from 4Q09 and 25 percent from 1Q09. Preliminary estimates by   Inside Mortgage Finance   put overall mortgage originations for the first quarter of this year at $325 billion the slowest quarterly pace seen in more than a year. Meanwhile, mortgage banking profits at the top banks fell by 10 percent in the first quarter when compared ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
IMF Survey: What Next for Fannie and Freddie?
he United States is at a crossroads with regard to its $10.6 trillion mortgage finance system following the effective government takeover of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Exercising powers recently bestowed upon him by Congress, the U.S. Treasury Secretary on September 7 acquired securities issued by the two largest housing government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs)—the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac). At the same time, the newly established regulator—the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)—placed the GSEs under ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
MGIC Investment Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results
today reported net income for the quarter ended June 30, 2010 of $24.6 million, compared with a net loss of $339.8 million for the same quarter a year ago. Diluted net income per share was $0.13 for the quarter ending June 30, 2010, compared to diluted loss per share of $2.74 for the same quarter a year ago. The net loss for the first six months of 2010 was $125.5 million, compared with a net loss of $524.4 million for the same period last year. Total revenues for the second quarter were $406.4 million, compared with $454.5 million in the second quarter last year. Net premiums written for the quarter were $295.3 million, ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Banks' Stocks Steal Show
The stocks of six out of the seven local banks listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) showed an impressive price performance in the year to June 25th, 2010, the last full trading week of the second quarter. The prices of the six stocks, which include those of UT Bank, achieved an average year-to-date (y-t-d) gain of 49.71% at close of trading on Friday, June 25th. Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) led the pack with a y-t-d gain of 109.46% and a price movement from the 2009 low of GH� 0.73 to GH� 1.55 over the period. It was followed in second place by SG-SSB which achieved a y-t-d gain of 48.89% over the same period to close at GH� ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Investor Guide to GSE Debt Securities - Freddie Mac Debt Securities
large as the GSE debt market has become, Congress and other federal oversight authorities will .... reward profile of the security to that of other securi- ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
FRB: Speech, Bernanke--GSE Portfolios, Systemic Risk, and ...
The subject of my remarks today is the regulation and supervision of two large financial companies: the Federal National Mortgage Association (known familiarly as Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (or Freddie Mac).  Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were created by acts of the Congress and are thus known as government-sponsored enterprises, or GSEs.  The Congress chartered these two companies with the goal of expanding the amount of capital available to the residential mortgage market, thereby promoting homeownership, particularly among low- and middle-income households.  Although they retain ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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Who is going to buy the Fannie Mae Freddie Mac Shares?
It may sound crazy to buy stocks of Fannie and Freddie when they have been losers for the past year; however, as many savvy investors will tell you, buying big companies' stocks at low prices is the best way to get the most advantage out of your money in the market. Companies with stocks that have been beaten down, like GE and Fannie/Freddie, are actually really great bargains right now. If I had more money to invest, I would seriously consider buying Fannie/Freddie stock. Sources: It is my opinion.  by Spamgirl on Apr 09 2009 (15 months ago) For the first time since the Enron debacle, ...
What does the company Fannie Mae do?
The Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA) (NYSE: FNM), commonly known as Fannie Mae, is a stockholder-owned corporation chartered by Congress in 1968 as a government-sponsored enterprise (GSE), but founded in 1938 during the Great Depression. The corporation's purpose is to purchase and securitize mortgages in order to ensure that funds are consistently available to the institutions that lend money to home buyers.  by Unni990 on Aug 06 2009 (11 months ago) The Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA) (NYSE: FNM), commonly known as Fannie Mae, is a stockholder-owned corporation ...