from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. Federal Home Loan Bank Board


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  • When the FHLBB was abolished, rather than start from scratch, the Administration did the worst thing possible.


  • Advances from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston ( "FHLBB") decreased by $71.6 million, or Digital 50 Daily Industry News RSS Feed

  • Lincoln's chairman had given $1.3 million to 5 Senators, including McCain, and they pressured the federal agency that regulates the industry (the FHLBB) to back off its investigation of Lincoln.

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  • The FHLBB subsequently backed off taking action against Lincoln.

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  • After a lengthy investigation, the Senate Ethics Committee determined in 1991 that Alan Cranston, Dennis DeConcini, and Donald Riegle had substantially and improperly interfered with the FHLBB in its investigation of Lincoln Savings, with Cranston receiving a formal reprimand.

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  • Lincoln had become "burdened with bad debt resulting from its past aggressiveness, and by early 1986, its investment practices were being investigated and audited" by the Federal Home Loan Bank Board (FHLBB) over whether it had violated rules limiting certain kinds of risky, direct investments.

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  • Alarmed by such high-powered political arm twisting, FHLBB attorney, William Black, decided to document the meeting.

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  • Actions: 1. regulate banks and secondary mortgage market more stringently 2. mandate modification of predatory and subprime loans in bankruptcy court 3. suspend all foreclosures for six months 4. provide help for homeowners from GSE\'s: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Ginnie Mae and FHLBB 5.

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  • I was a starry eyed liberal in 1965 when I went to Washington, DC to become a senator´s aid but never landed that assignment so I had my dad call the chairman of the FHLBB and the next thing you know I was a federal savings and loan examiner with an assignment in Los Angeles living a wasted life in Manhattan Beach drinking Wine and Wink.

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  • Bank of Boston (FHLBB) have decreased by $15.3 million, or 9.5%, at September 30, 2010 as compared to the end of 2009 as the increase in overall deposits allowed the Bank to pay off high rate FHLBB borrowings as they matured during 2010.

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