SOURCE: Freddie Mac

Freddie Mac

November 25, 2013 08:45 ET

Freddie Mac Multifamily Prices 19th Securities Offering This Year, K-035

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 25, 2013) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates ("K Certificates"), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The approximately $1.3 billion issuance of K Certificates ("K-035 Certificates") is expected to settle on or about December 5, 2013.

K-035 Pricing

                         
Class   Principal/Notional Amount (mm)   Weighted Average Life (Years)   Spread (bps)   Coupon   Yield   Dollar Price
A-1   $198.538   5.69   S + 55   2.6150%   2.21500%   101.9962
A-2   $1,079.261   9.59   S + 55   3.4580%   3.20943%   101.9966
X1   $1,277.799   8.98   T + 175   0.4607%   4.22863%   3.4322
X3   $252.500   9.93   T + 375   1.7942%   6.38554%   12.8425
                         

K-035 Details

  • Co-Lead Managers and Joint Bookrunners: Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC and Morgan Stanley and Co. LLC.
  • Co-Managers: Barclays Capital Inc., Guggenheim Securities, LLC, RBS Securities Inc. and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC.
  • Backed by 79 recently-originated multifamily mortgages.
  • Two senior principal and interest classes, one senior interest only class and one junior interest only class.
  • Each of the three senior classes is expected to receive ratings of "AAA(sf)" from Fitch Ratings, Inc. and "AAA(sf)" from Kroll Bond Rating Agency, Inc., subject to ongoing monitoring.
  • This is the 19th K Certificate offering this year, surpassing the 17 K Certificates offered in 2012.

Attribute quote to Mitchell Resnick, vice president of Freddie Mac Multifamily loan pricing and securitization

  • "We are pleased to announce the pricing for our last K-deal of the year. It's been a great year for the K program as we issued $28 billion in securities across 19 deals while laying off first loss risk to private capital."

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Freddie Mac Multifamily is a leading issuer of agency-guaranteed structured multifamily securities. K-Deals are part of the company's business strategy to transfer a portion of the risk of losses away from taxpayers and to private investors who purchase the unguaranteed subordinate bonds. K Certificates typically feature a wide range of investor options with stable cash flows and a structured credit enhancement.

This announcement is not an offer to sell any Freddie Mac securities. Offers for any given security are made only through applicable offering circulars and related supplements, which incorporate Freddie Mac's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on February 28, 2013; all other reports Freddie Mac filed with the SEC pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ("Exchange Act") since December 31, 2012, excluding any information "furnished" to the SEC on Form 8-K; and all documents that Freddie Mac files with the SEC pursuant to Sections 13(a), 13(c) or 14 of the Exchange Act, excluding any information "furnished" to the SEC on Form 8-K.

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