The White House Wants to Privatize Fannie and Freddie. It Needs Wall Street’s Help

Wall Street Journal, Oct. 23, 2019–Juliet Chung, Ben Eisen (subscription
Before the two mortgage giants can be privatized, they will potentially have to raise billions of dollars from investors, a move that will require big banks to move further into a sticky political issue. Financial firms are already laying the early groundwork.