GSE Earnings and Financials

Money Market Fund Investment in GSE Debt

Volume of investments in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac debt by money market funds with breakouts for prime money market funds and government/tax-exempt funds. Includes yearend number for 2011-2015 and month end numbers for 2016.

2011-2016 Data

Poll

HUD has announced a 25 basis point cut in FHA premiums, which is slated to take effect in late January. Is your lending shop for or against a cut in FHA premiums?

For. It should help lending volumes.
Against. The private MI sector should take on this risk, not the government.
Too early to say.
I believe the new White House may scuttle the idea so it doesn’t matter.

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