‘The status quo is over’: FHFA chief vows quick action on GSEs

 · Some Pre-comment Comments. In Basel, mortgages get a 50 percent risk weight, while FHFA calculates that the average risk weight of the top 34 bank holding companies (who are subject to enhanced capital standards) is 72 percent. Using these figures, FHFA asserts, “This suggests that the risk-weighted asset density for [Fannie and Freddie’s].

A Preferred Choice for Fannie and Freddie. yet virtually none serving as a buffer as the GSEs originate or back over half of all loans today;. the status quo would allow DeMarco to continue.

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FHFA Duty to Serve Rule comments: Evens Auguste (Brockton, MA) Mark Calabria: "By January 1 of next year, my hope and expectation is that we will be on the path to a new regime where the GSEs can start to build capital."

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‘The status quo is over’: fhfa chief vows quick action on GSEs Mark Calabria said he wants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to take preliminary steps by Jan. 1 toward exiting conservatorship. gse reform hannah Lang May 20

The status quo is over," he said. "And my arrival at FHFA should be seen as the opening bell for change." In previous comments, Calabria has said that fundamental reform of the GSEs should be undertaken by Congress, but he repeated Monday that he is prepared to act independently of lawmakers to move the reform ball forward under existing authority.

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‘The status quo is over’: FHFA chief vows quick action on GSEs Mark Calabria said he wants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to take preliminary steps by Jan. 1 toward exiting conservatorship. GSE reform Hannah Lang May 20

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