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Why Fannie and Freddie survived

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 05:50
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One of the most interesting and uncovered stories these days is the survival of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac - the giant housing entities created by the US government and known collectively as the GSEs (for Government-Sponsored Enterprises).

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ONE of the most interesting and uncovered stories these days is the survival of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac - the giant housing entities created by the US government and known collectively as the GSEs (for Government-Sponsored Enterprises). On Sept 6, 2008, nine days before the