A Spring Thaw for Agency MBS Issuance: April Volume Rises 16%

Inside Mortgage Finance, May 8, 2023–John Bancroft
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Ginnie Mae issued a combined $80.09 billion of single-family MBS in April. That was up 16.1% from March, notching a second straight monthly gain. In February, agency MBS sank to a nine-year monthly low of just $58.06 billion.