Thursday, December 24, 2009
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. housing regulator said on Thursday it approved multimillion dollar pay packages for the chief executives of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Federal Housing Finance Agency Acting Director Edward DeMarco said he made the decision in consultation with the Treasury Department.
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In filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the companies said Fannie Mae CEO Michael Williams and Freddie Mac CEO Charles Haldeman would each receive up to $6 million in total compensation for 2009.
Freddie Mac said the same figure would apply to the Haldeman’s pay package for 2010.
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