Three More FHLB Capital Plans Approved

July 2002
National Mortgage News;7/15/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 41, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the approval of the capital plans of several federal home loan banks (FHL) by the U.S. Federal Housing Finance Board (FHFB). Plan to convert FHL banks from a leverage to a risk-based capital standard; Remarks from FHFB Chairman John Korsmo.


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