TITLE

Ending Impasse, FHFB Adopts A Director-Naming Procedure

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Steven
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
American Banker;1/19/2007, Vol. 172 Issue 13, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the United States Federal Housing Finance Board unanimously approved procedures for making appointments to the fifty-seven vacant seats, ending a stalemate over public interest directors at the Federal Home Loan banks. An overview of those procedures are presented. Commentary from the Federal Housing Finance Board Chairman, Ronald Rosenfeld, regarding the procedures for making appointments is included.
ACCESSION #
23776496

 

Related Articles

  • FHFB Is Closer To Multidistrict.  // National Mortgage News;12/30/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p1 

    Focuses on the rules of the Federal Housing Finance Board allowing membership banks and thrifts to become a member in more than one Federal Home Loan (FHL) Bank in the U.S. Terms of the rules; Prevalence of conflicting opinion to the rules; Viability of a multiple membership in an FHLBank System.

  • FHFB May Amend Capital Move.  // National Mortgage News;8/7/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p2 

    The article reports on the determination of the U.S. Federal Housing Finance Board (FHLB) to push through its proposed capital changes. According to Finance Board Chairman Ronald Rosenfeld, the final rule would give FHLBank members more time to build up their retained earnings to avoid reducing...

  • Finance Board Taking a Look At FHLB Portfolio Programs.  // Mortgage Servicing News;Feb2005, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p7 

    Reports on the inquiry into Federal Home Loan Bank's purchasing of mortgages from their members and holding them in portfolio by the Federal Housing Finance Board chairman Ronald Rosenfeld in the U.S. Analysis of the risk and rewards of the Chicago FHL Bank's Mortgage Partnership Finance program...

  • Reshaping the home loan banks. Marshall, Jeffrey // U.S. Banker;Aug95, Vol. 105 Issue 8, p17 

    Discusses the changes that the Bill Clinton Administration plans to introduce into the Federal Home Loan Bank System (FHLB) with the help of Republican forces. Introduction of a bill joining one introduced by Representative Richard Baker of Louisiana regarding the FHLB; Aims of bills; Making...

  • Hearings scheduled on overhaul of FHLB.  // American Banker;11/17/1994, Vol. 159 Issue 222, p3 

    Reports on two days of public hearings which will be conducted by the Federal Housing Finance Board concerning upcoming legislation to modernize the Federal Home Loan Bank System. Schedule of the hearings; Topics for discussion; Significance and purpose.

  • Finance Board urged not to link advances to home loan activity. de Senerpont Domis, Olaf // American Banker;12/9/1994, Vol. 159 Issue 236, p2 

    Reports on bankers' call for the Federal Housing Finance Board to reject the views of antipoverty activists who want the agency to tie cash advances more closely to housing loans. Warning aired by industry representatives against setting any specific system lending goals; Finance board hearing...

  • Home Loan Chiefs in the Money. Garver, Rob // American Banker;5/2/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 84, p1 

    Reports on the provisions of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act which removed a statutory requirement that the United States Federal Housing Finance Board to approve the compensation packages of federal home loan bank presidents. Arguments about the necessity of the increases; Calculation of the new...

  • FHLB Capital Overhaul Is Eyed . GUERRERO, KEVIN // American Banker;5/22/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 98, p5 

    Reports that the United States Federal Housing Finance Board will propose to change the capital structure of Federal Home Loan banks. Aim of facilitating the entry and exit of banks and thrifts from the Home Loan Bank system; Move to a risk-based capital system; Stock rules; Regulations for...

  • Small-Bank Liquidity in Home Loan Systems. MORRISON, BRUCE A. // American Banker;5/26/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 102, p7 

    Emphasizes the need for the United States Federal Housing Finance Board to expand the scope of collateral when borrowing from the Federal Home Loan Bank system. Growth of the advances to community banks of $500 million or less in assets; Legislation that expand the scope of borrowing and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics