Items Tagged with 'Ed DeMarco'


Risky housing policies and the slowly inflating bubble

Under-employed and shrinking work force big factors
One media report quoted DeMarco as saying that in the past year we have seen a renewed policy focus on questions regarding access to credit, which, in his view can risk repeating the approach that contributed to the financial crisis. There are many other warning signs, as well.
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FHFA COO found not guilty of threatening Ed DeMarco

Stood accused of threatening to shoot former FHFA acting director
Richard Hornsby, the chief operating officer of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, was found not guilty of threatening former FHFA Acting Director Ed DeMarco. Hornsby stood accused of threatening to kidnap or injure a person after he allegedly threatened DeMarco at the FHFA’s headquarters in late April.
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Wells Fargo expects G-fee change next year

Analysts predict a 10bp increase
Wells Fargo’s analysts suggest that the FHFA may increase the G-fees by 10 basis points on average, as was announced last year, “but with less risk-based pricing than in the FHFA’s previous proposed g-fee increases.”
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FHFA COO arrested, charged with threatening Ed DeMarco

Also banned from FHFA's offices
According to court records, Hornsby was charged with one felony count on April 30 and issued a “do not assault, threaten, harass or stalk” order, preventing him from taking any further action against then acting director Ed DeMarco.
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Senate green lights full vote on Mel Watt FHFA nomination

Vote and official appointment could come this afternoon
The U.S. Senate held a procedural vote on Mel Watt’s nomination to lead the Federal Housing Finance Agency this morning. A full vote and his official confirmation could come as early as this afternoon.
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