Items Tagged with 'Treasury Dividends'


  • Republican tax plan will trigger another Fannie, Freddie bailout

    Reduction in corporate tax rate would impact GSEs’ deferred tax assets
    On Thursday, the Republicans finally released their highly anticipated tax reform plan, and as it turns out, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act could bring a flashback to the housing crisis that many thought they’d never see again – another bailout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, according to an investigation by HousingWire.
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  • Interest rates slightly dent Fannie Mae's first-quarter profits

    Expects to pay $2.8 billion in dividends to Treasury
    Fannie Mae started off the year profitably but still struggled to compete with the gains witnessed at the end of 2016. According to its first-quarter earnings, Fannie Mae’s net income came in at only a little more than half of what it posted in the fourth quarter. Regardless, the government-sponsored enterprise expects to pay Treasury a $2.8 billion dividend in June 2017.
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