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  1. Sallie Mae Contributes $100,000 to Point Foundation to Support College Scholarships
    Business Wire | 10:01 AM EDT

    Grant From The Sallie Mae Fund Will Help LGBTQ Students Access Higher Education The Sallie Mae Fund today announced a $100,000 grant to Point Foundation, the nation?s largest scholarship-granting organization for LGBTQ students. Research confirms LGBTQ students face unique challenges in accessing and completing higher education.

  2. Freddie Mac Will Delist NYSE-Traded Security
    GlobeNewswire | 06/11/24 01:00 PM EDT

    Freddie Mac today announced it will voluntarily delist its last remaining security trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Freddie Mac will take all necessary steps to delist the bond, including filing a Form 25 with the Securities and Exchange Commission and the NYSE after the ten-day notice period has elapsed. Freddie Mac?s mission is to make home possible for families across the nation.

  3. Freddie Mac Single-Family Green Mortgage-Backed Securities Approached $1.9 Billion in 2023
    GlobeNewswire | 06/11/24 10:17 AM EDT

    Freddie Mac today released its 2023 Green MBS Impact Report showing the company issued $1.85 billion of Single-Family Green Mortgage-Backed Securities for the year. ?Freddie Mac?s 2023 Green MBS issuance increased by more than 35 percent over 2022, even as overall MBS market volume declined.

  4. Fannie Mae Executes its Fourth Credit Insurance Risk Transfer Transaction of 2024 on $12.1 Billion of Single-Family Loans
    PR Newswire | 06/11/24 09:00 AM EDT

    WASHINGTON, June 11, 2024 Fannie Mae announced today that it has executed a new Credit Insurance Risk Transfer? transaction. "We appreciate the support of the 25 insurers and reinsurers that committed to write coverage on this deal," said Rob Schaefer, Fannie Mae Vice President, Capital Markets.

  5. Media Advisory: Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Sandra Thompson Visits Affordable Apartment Complex in Dallas
    Business Wire | 06/10/24 04:53 PM EDT

    ***12:20 p.m., Tuesday, June 25, 5723 Sadler Circle, Dallas, Texas, 75235*** Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Sandra Thompson will join officials from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas to tour Oak Lawn Place, a new affordable housing development serving the aging LGBTQIA+ population in Dallas, Texas. Director Thompson will be available for media interviews following the tour.

  6. FHLBank Pittsburgh Announces 2024 Annual Member Award Recipients
    Business Wire | 06/10/24 12:01 PM EDT

    The Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh announced the 2024 winners of its Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Membership Award and the Pillars of the Community Awards.

  7. Homebuying Sentiment Hits New Survey Low
    PR Newswire | 06/07/24 08:30 AM EDT

    Citing Unaffordability, 86% of Consumers Say It's a Bad Time to Buy a Home WASHINGTON, June 7, 2024 The Fannie Mae?Home Purchase Sentiment Index? decreased 2.5 points in May to 69.4 as the component measuring consumer attitudes toward homebuying conditions fell markedly, reaching an all-time survey low.

  8. Mortgage Rates Pull Back
    GlobeNewswire | 06/06/24 12:00 PM EDT

    Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey?, showing the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 6.99 percent. ?Mortgage rates retreated this week given incoming data showing slower growth,? said Sam Khater, Freddie Mac?s Chief Economist.

  9. Fannie Mae Exceeds $3 Billion in Single-Family Labeled Social Bond Issuance
    PR Newswire | 06/06/24 10:00 AM EDT

    Social Bond Indicator Provides Insight into Programmatic Social Bond Issuance WASHINGTON, June 6, 2024 Fannie Mae released a new disclosure for its single-family mortgage-backed securities, the Social Indicator.

  10. Expert Panel Sees Home Price Growth Easing in 2024 and 2025 as Home Listings Trend Upward
    PR Newswire | 06/06/24 08:30 AM EDT

    Panel Also Expects Mortgage Rates to Close 2024 Near 6.6% WASHINGTON, June 6, 2024 ?Following home price growth of 6.6% in 2023, a panel of housing experts forecasts annual national home price growth of 4.3% in 2024 and 3.2% in 2025, according to the Q2 2024 Fannie Mae?Home Price Expectations Survey, produced in partnership with Pulsenomics, LLC.

In general the bond market is volatile, and fixed income securities carry interest rate risk. (As interest rates rise, bond prices usually fall, and vice versa. This effect is usually more pronounced for longer-term securities.) Fixed income securities also carry inflation risk and credit and default risks for both issuers and counterparties. Unlike individual bonds, most bond funds do not have a maturity date, so avoiding losses caused by price volatility by holding them until maturity is not possible.

Lower-quality debt securities generally offer higher yields, but also involve greater risk of default or price changes due to potential changes in the credit quality of the issuer. Any fixed income security sold or redeemed prior to maturity may be subject to loss.

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