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Key Program Features: Discount Notes

Amounts
$1,000 minimum, in increments of $1,000
Maturities
One year or less
Ratings
A1+/P1 when rated*
Dealer group
40 dealers, many with offices in all major global capital markets
Offering time frame
Continually available (24 hours) on days in which Freddie Mac is normally open for business, i.e., excluding Saturdays and Sundays and holidays observed by U.S. financial markets
Clearing and Settlement
Fed Book-Entry System
Redemption
At par on maturity date, which must be a business day in the U.S. markets
Documentation
Domestic discount note program
Governing Law
New York

* Freddie Mac has not requested that all of its debt be rated, but all debt which has been rated has received S&P’s and Moodys’ top ratings.

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