Federal Home Loan Banks Aren't Just About Housing These Days
- Federal agencies. // Investment Dealers' Digest;02/01/99, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p44
Lists bonds issued by the federal home loan banks, as of the week of February 1, 2000.
- FHLB System Performed As Intended in Crisis. Casey-Landry, Diane // American Banker;12/3/2010, Vol. 175 Issue F346, p7
The article looks at the U.S. Federal Home Loan bank system, focusing on how banks have been affected by the economic recovery.
- FHLB Issued $756B of Debt in 1st Quarter. // American Banker;7/28/1999, Vol. 164 Issue 143, p10
Examines a report by the Federal Home Loan Bank System (FHLBS) demonstrating an increase in the aggregate issuance of bonds and discount notes in the first quarter. Review of the FHLBS.
- Federal Home Loan Bank Launches 30-Year Bonds. Roberts, Ed // Credit Union Journal;7/24/2006, Vol. 10 Issue 29, p10
The article focuses on the Federal Home Loan Bank's (FHLB) launch of a 30-year global bonds. The 5.5 percent bonds, which is due on July 15, 2036, were priced at 98.656 to yield 5.593 percent or 47 basis points over comparable treasuries. FHLB is one of the acceptable issuers of credit union...
- FHLB System Unveils Daily Callable Auctions. // National Mortgage News;07/17/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p27
Reports that the Federal Home Loan Bank System has announced the daily auction of callable bond issues in the United States.
- FHLB Bond Rules Create a New Market, and a Near Monopoly. Maurice, Alex // Bond Buyer;06/08/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31156, p35
Focuses on the implications of investment regulation changes for the Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) system in California. Provision of FHLB the authority to purchase housing agency bonds; Issuance of taxable bonds by a number of state housing agencies; Provisions of mortgages to qualified low-...
- Covered Bonds Stoke Fears. BORAK, DONNA // American Banker;3/14/2011, Vol. 176 Issue 39, p2
The article discusses the idea that a covered bond market, which is supported by some legislators in the U.S. House of Representatives, could have adverse effects on smaller institutions such as community banks and refers to the Federal Home Loan Banking System as a covered bond market that...
- Restricting FHLB Membership Would Hurt My Pennsylvania Coal Town. Gursky, Micah // American Banker;12/23/2014, Vol. 179 Issue 196, p00
The author discusses how tightening the membership requirements for Federal Home Loan (FHL) Banks would adversely affect his home town of Tamaqua in Pennsylvania and places like it across the U.S. Topics addressed include ways in which the FHLBank of Pittsburgh and its member banks have helped...
- Housing Troubles? // Time;2/24/1961, Vol. 77 Issue 9, p70
The article discusses the U.S. economic recession with a focus on the problem in the housing industry. According to the author, the housing industry in 1960 led the economy into the recession, unlike the 1958 scenario. It states that for housing to float, the U.S. needs more buyers and cheaper...