Early Saturday, the WSJ is reporting a near-deal for what amounts to a government takeover of...

|By:, SA News Editor

Early Saturday, the WSJ is reporting a near-deal for what amounts to a government takeover of Fannie Mae (FNM) and Freddie Mac (FNM). Both would be put into conservatorship under the FHFA, at least temporarily, and both CEOs would step down. Announcement could come as soon as this weekend.