Fannie Mae


  • Fannie Mae CEO Resigns     Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 5:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the latest details on the resignation of Michael Williams. "These are challenging jobs, that you have to look at in two to three year increments", says the outgoing Fannie Mae CEO.

  • Fannie Mae CEO Steps Down     Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 4:46 PM ET

    Mike Williams, the CEO of Fannie Mae, announces he will be stepping down from his post, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Financials Rally on Refinancing Rumors     Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    Financials soared on refinancing rumors, today. Discussing what's fueling the speculation and its impact on banks, with CNBC's Diana Olick, and Chris Whalen, Tangent Capital Partners. Also, the trade on financials, with the Fast Money traders.

  • GSE Execs Cooperating, Possible Settlement     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 4:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the SEC lawsuit against six former top executives of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for securities fraud. Also, Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law Offices and David Bissinger, Siegmyer Oshman and Bissinger weigh in on details of the suit.

  • CNBC's Eamon Javers has the story on the SEC charging former top executives of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with securities fraud.

  • SEC Sues Former Fannie/Freddie Execs     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 11:52 AM ET

    SEC enforcement division director Robert Khuzami says the Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac executives being charged with securities fraud have caused companies to misstate mortgage exposure; with commentary from CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Bair: Start Over on Volcker Rule     Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 4:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks to Sheila Bair, Pew Charitable Trusts and former FDIC chairman, about Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac as a source to pay for the proposed extension of the payroll tax cut, the Volcker Rule and MF Global.

  • Lender Fees to Pay for Tax Cut?     Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 4:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on proposed plans to raise Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac lender fees and pass the money on to the U.S. Treasury to help pay for the payroll tax cut. The housing lobby is fighting the idea.

  • Fannie & Freddie Executive Compansation     Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011 | 7:19 AM ET

    Going after the pay of bonuses and executive compensation at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, with Rep. Darrell Issa, Oversight & Govt. Reform Cmte. chairman (R-CA). Issa also discusses insider trading among members of Congress.

  • Phasing Out Fannie & Freddie     Friday, 11 Nov 2011 | 8:15 AM ET

    Sen. Bob Corker, Senate Banking Committee Member, (R-TN) shares a bill that will wean the country off Fannie and Freddie over time.

  • Housing Recovery Tied to Jobs?     Thursday, 10 Nov 2011 | 4:45 PM ET

    Discussing whether jobs are the number one reason why the housing market has not recovered, with Fred Glick, US Loans Mortgage, and Christopher Mayer, Columbia University.

  • Fannie Wants Another $7.8B     Wednesday, 9 Nov 2011 | 2:35 PM ET

    Peter Wallison, American Enterprise Institute, discusses the bailout of Fannie Mae, and why it hasn't ended yet.

  • Fannie & Freddie's Big Bonuses     Friday, 4 Nov 2011 | 3:13 PM ET

    Nearly $13 million dollars in bonuses will be paid to executives at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details, with Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law Offices partner.

  • Cashing In On Foreclosures?     Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | 10:34 AM ET

    A new plan to help the housing market could make foreclosed homes a sought after commodity, with CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Realty Check: Housing Triple Dip?     Monday, 10 Oct 2011 | 11:42 AM ET

    While we haven't received the Case-Shiller's data on the housing prices for August and September, other indices are showing a weakening in the market. CNBC's Diana Olick has the details. Also, Lance Roberts, Street Talk Advisors and Shari Olefson, Real Estate Attorney share insight.

  • Realty Check     Friday, 23 Sep 2011 | 2:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports Fannie & Freddie's conservator is understaffed; KB Home reported Q3 losses of $9.6 million; and the overnight bank rate hits 4 percent.

  • Diana Olick's Realty Check     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 11:49 AM ET

    Mortgage rates hit new record lows and CNBC's Diana Olick shares details of today's realty check.

  • Fannie's Mae's Foreclosure Approach     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 4:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the details of Fannie Mae's resale strategy to steady home prices around foreclosures, as well as minimizing losses on them.

  • Fannie Mae & Forclosures     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 2:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on a new idea which would allow the government to rent out foreclosed properties.

  • Fannie & Foreclosures     Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 11:41 AM ET

    Fannie Mae now owns over 130 thousand foreclosed properties and for the first time they are now selling more than they are taking in. CNBC's Diana Olick spoke to one woman on the foreclosure front line.