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Webinars | January 26, 2023
Looking Ahead: CRT in 2023
Listen in as CRT leaders Mike Reynolds, Christian Valencia, and Jeff Shue reflect on 2022 and what to expect in the year ahead for the credit risk transfer (CRT) market in this virtual event hosted by Freddie Mac.
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Program Updates September 8, 2021
2017 Hurricane Harvey and Irma CRT FAQs
FAQs specific to Hurricane Harvey and Irma and CRT transactions, focusing on natural disaster status and mortgage insurance.
Press Releases September 7, 2021
Freddie Mac Announces Tender Offer for up to $650 Million Aggregate Original Principal Amount of STACR Debt Notes
Freddie Mac today announced the early tender results as of the Early Tender Time in connection with its previously announced offer to purchase for cash up to $650 million aggregate original principal amount of its outstanding STACR® (Structured Agency Credit Risk) Debt Notes.
Press Releases August 6, 2021
Freddie Mac Credit Protects $418.9 Billion of Single-Family Mortgages in Record First Half
Freddie Mac’s Single-Family business today announced that its Credit Risk Transfer (CRT) program reported record first half CRT issuance of $9.9 billion, protecting $418.9 billion unpaid principal balance of mortgages.
Webinars July 20, 2021
CRT Quarterly Webcast July 2021
Credit Risk Transfer (CRT) Vice President, Mike Reynolds, provides updates on the U.S. housing market, delinquency and forbearance trends and CRT performance during the second quarterly webcast of 2021. Vice President of CRT Capital Markets, Christian Valencia, joins Mike to provide insight into secondary market performance.
Videos June 10, 2021
Investor Day Virtual Event Series 2021: Servicing and Portfolio Management
Get a download on Freddie Mac’s operations protocols and dedication to servicing and how that plays into managing the overall Single-Family portfolio.
Videos June 8, 2021
Investor Day Virtual Event Series 2021: Economic and Housing Market Update
Freddie Mac Single-Family CRT brings you an Economic and Housing Market Update with Sam Khater, Vice President and Chief Economist, Economic and Housing Research.
Conferences June 8, 2021
Investor Day Virtual Event Series 2021
On June 8 and 10, 2021, Freddie Mac Single-Family CRT hosted its 6th annual Investor Day as a two-day virtual event series.
Videos June 8, 2021
Investor Day Virtual Event Series 2021: Credit Risk Management
Take a deep dive into Freddie Mac Single-Family’s credit risk management policies and practices – the disciplined framework behind CRT transactions.
Podcasts June 7, 2021
CRTcast E2: A Download on Insurance Risk Sharing with Arch MI
Learn more in this discussion about how mortgage insurance companies, including (re)insurers, play a key role in the U.S. housing market ecosystem, from loan origination to CRT participation.
Webinars April 13, 2021
CRT Quarterly Webcast April 2021
Credit Risk Transfer (CRT) Vice President Mike Reynolds provides macroeconomic and CRT market updates during the first CRT quarterly webcast of 2021. CRT Director Charlotte Gladwin joins Mike to talk about data transparency and walk through the new look and added features of Clarity, Freddie Mac’s data intelligence portal.