Friday June 5, 2020

Freddie Mac to pull bonds from Irish Stock Exchange

Freddie Mac needed a $71 billion bailout by the US government in 2008 and is still under its control

Ian Guider

Markets Editor

4th December, 2016

The giant US mortgage company Freddie Mac is to withdraw its bonds from their listing on the Irish Stock Exchange.

The company, officially known as the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, has about 60 debt securities worth tens of billions listed on the exchange and it plans to delist them early next year along with similar bonds traded in Luxembourg because of rising regulatory costs.

Freddie Mac is now controlled by the American government after it...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

The way we did business a few months ago may never return – so the opportunity is to make changes that will both aid recovery and set us up well for our new futures

Tom Maguire | 1 month ago

What’s coming up today and what you might have missed

Hannah O’Brien | 5 months ago