Outlooks On Municipal Housing Issues Guaranteed By Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Revised To Negative Apr 11
- Language: English
- Published: April 2011
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NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) April 28, 2011--On April 27, 2011, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services revised the outlook on certain public finance housing issues to negative from stable as a result of the negative outlook revision on the United States of America (AAA/Negative/A-1+). Outlooks for ratings on issues enhanced by mortgage insurance provided by the Federal Housing Administration remain unchanged. (Listen to the related podcast titled, "Why Standard & Poor?s Revised Its Outlooks On Certain U.S. Public Finance Housing Ratings To Negative," dated May 3, 2011.) Standard & Poor's applies its published criteria on discounts based on ratings levels for all providers of mortgage insurance (please see "New Discounts Reflect Changes to Mortgage Insurer Rating Assumptions In The Municipal...
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