Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. Presenting at Morgan Stanley U.S. Financials Conference on February 2, 2010
-Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (NYSE: IVR – News) is scheduled to present at the Morgan Stanley U.S. Financials Conference to be held in New York City on February 2, 2010, at approximately 3:15 p.m. Richard King, Chief Executive Officer; Donald Ramon, Chief Financial Officer; John Anzalone, Chief Investment Officer and Rob Kuster, Head of Research are scheduled to speak.
The presentation will be transmitted via a live audio Web cast. A copy of the presentation slides and a link to the live audio Web cast will be available at www.invescomortgagecapital.com. A recorded replay of the presentation will also be available on the Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. Web site for 30 days following the event.
Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. is a real estate investment trust that focuses on financing and managing residential and commercial mortgage-backed securities and mortgage loans. [Read the full article]
Fannie Mae’s (NYSE: FNM) December 2009 Monthly Summary is now available at www.fanniemae.com/ir/monthly. The monthly summary report contains information about Fannie Mae’s monthly and year-to-date activities for our gross mortgage portfolio, mortgage-backed securities and other guarantees, interest rate risk measures, and serious delinquency rates.
Fannie Mae exists to expand affordable housing and bring global capital to local communities in order to serve the U.S. housing market. Fannie Mae has a federal charter and operates in America’s secondary mortgage market to enhance the liquidity of the mortgage market by providing funds to mortgage bankers and other lenders so that they may lend to home buyers. Our job is to help those who house America. [Read the full article]
Care Investment Trust Inc. (NYSE: CRE) (“Care” or the “Company”), a real estate investment and finance company formed to invest in healthcare-related real estate and commercial mortgage debt, today announced that its Plan of Liquidation (the “Plan”), previously approved by the Company’s Board of Directors on December 10, 2009, was approved by its stockholders at a special meeting called for that purpose. Approval of the Plan required the affirmative vote of the holders of a majority of the Company’s outstanding shares. Holders of approximately 11.85 million of the outstanding shares, representing 58.6% of the shares outstanding and 99.8% of the votes cast, voted to approve the Plan.
Care Investment Trust Inc. is a real estate investment and finance company investing in healthcare-related real estate and commercial mortgage debt. [Read the full article]
Banks borrowed less from the Federal Reserve’s emergency lending program over the past week, another sign that strains on private credit markets are easing.
Commercial banks averaged $14.86 billion in daily borrowing for the week that ended Wednesday, the Fed reported. That was down from $15.1 billion in average borrowing for the previous week.
Banks have been scaling back their use of the Fed’s emergency discount loan window as the financial crisis has eased. At the peak of the crisis, which struck with force in the fall of 2008, banks’ daily borrowing from the discount window reached $110 billion as banks found their normal sources of credit frozen.
The Fed said Wednesday that “in light of improved functioning of financial markets” it would phase out as previously scheduled by Feb. 1 a number of the emergency programs it created to deal with what was the worst financial crisis to hit the country since the 1930s. [Read the full article]