SOURCE: Freddie Mac

Freddie Mac

April 16, 2015 10:17 ET

Freddie Mac Prices Its First 10-Year Multifamily Floating Rate K-Deal

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 16, 2015) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced its first 10-year floating rate offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates ("K Certificates") which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The company priced approximately $1.1 billion in K Certificates ("K-F07 Certificates"), which are expected to settle on or about April 24, 2015. This is the company's seventh K Certificates offering this year.

K-F07 Pricing

Class   Principal/ Notional Amount (mm)   Weighted Average Life (Years)   Discounted Margin   Coupon   Yield   Dollar Price
A   $1,047.346   9.39   29   1 mo LIBOR + 29   0.4667%   $100.00
X   $1,192.607   2.68   Non-Offered

Quote from Mitchell Resnick, vice president of Freddie Mac Multifamily Capital Markets:

  • "Freddie Mac Multifamily has re-introduced a 10-year floating rate loan program, and the K-F07 transaction is the first securities offering resulting from that program. We are excited to have another product to offer our investors and hope to have additional 10-year floating rate transactions in the future."

Details

  • Co-Lead Managers and Joint Bookrunners: Barclays Capital Inc., and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
  • Co-Managers: Goldman, Sachs & Co., Guggenheim Securities, LLC, Samuel A. Ramirez &Company, Inc., and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC

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The K-F07 Certificates will not be rated, and include one senior principal and interest class and one interest only class. The K-F07 Certificates are backed by corresponding classes issued by the FREMF 2015-KF07 Mortgage Trust ("K-F07 Trust") and guaranteed by Freddie Mac. The K-F07 Trust will also issue certificates consisting of the Class B, C, and R Certificates, which will be subordinate to the classes backing the K-F07 Certificates. The K-F07 Trust Class B, C, and R Certificates will not be guaranteed by Freddie Mac.

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 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, 2014, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on February 19, 2015; 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, 2014, 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.

Freddie Mac's press releases sometimes contain forward-looking statements. A description of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the expectations expressed in these and other forward-looking statements can be found in the company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014, and its reports on Form 10-Q and Form 8-K, filed with the SEC and available on the Investor Relations page of the company's Web site at www.FreddieMac.com/investors and the SEC's Web site at www.sec.gov.

Freddie Mac was established by Congress in 1970 to provide liquidity, stability and affordability to the nation's residential mortgage markets. Freddie Mac supports communities across the nation by providing mortgage capital to lenders. Today Freddie Mac is making home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Additional information is available at FreddieMac.com, Twitter @FreddieMac and Freddie Mac's blog FreddieMac.com/blog.