[WASHINGTON] A decade after the mortgage bubble burst sparking the Great Recession, US President Donald Trump wants to privatise two financial linchpins of the multitrillion-dollar American...

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin made it clear that freeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from US control won't happen without a major overhaul of the nation's housing finance system, potentially...

A DECADE after Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were placed under US government control, a key Senate Republican has proposed allowing them to return to being private companies.