Freddie Mac Announces Offering of a New $4 Billion Two-Year Reference Notes(R) Security and $1 Billion Reopening of 5.25% Five-Year Reference Notes Security.MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Freddie Mac announced today that it plans to issue a new $4 billion two-year USD USD
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See Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures. 3137EAAH2, due on September 16, 2008. Additionally, the company also plans to launch a $1 billion reopening of its 5.25% five-year Reference Notes security that matures on July 18, 2011. Both issues will be priced on September 14, 2006, and will settle on September 15, 2006.
The new two-year Reference Notes security will be offered via a syndicate of dealers headed by Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc., and UBS UBS Union Bank of Switzerland
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The $1 billion reopening of its 5.25% five-year Reference Notes security will be conducted via an Internet-based auction. The issue, CUSIP 3137EAAF6, is listed on the Euro MTF market of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. After the reopening, the outstanding size of the 5.25% five-year security will be $5 billion.
Investors who want to participate in Reference Notes auctions must first designate the dealer through which they wish to submit bids. This step, if not previously performed, must be performed on the Internet no later than 5 p.m. Eastern Time on September 12, 2006, for this auction. All auction details and instructions can be found on Freddie Mac's Debt Securities Web page, http://www.freddiemac.com/debt/auctionrepurch/auctions.html.
Including today's offerings, Freddie Mac has issued $48 billion of Reference Notes securities during 2006 and has approximately $230 billion in Reference Notes and Reference Bonds(R) securities outstanding.
This announcement is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of offers to buy any of these securities. Any such offering will be made only by an offering circular and pricing supplement. For additional information about Freddie Mac, please see our Web site at http://www.freddiemac.com/.
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