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Stress Test Results

August 8, 2016


Pete Bakel


As required under the Dodd-Frank legislation, Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) conducted a stress test reflecting three hypothetical economic scenarios.  The results of the severely adverse scenario were published today by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) and Fannie Mae.

The hypothetical severely adverse scenario was created by the FHFA and can be found on, along with FHFA’s press release on the results. Fannie Mae’s results can be found on

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