Freddie Mac launches $5.5 bln 5-year reference notes

Tue Nov 20, 2012 9:52am EST

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Freddie Mac, the No. 2 U.S. home funding company, said on Tuesday it launched $5.5 billion of new five-year reference notes due Jan. 12, 2018, to be priced later on Tuesday.

Settlement is Nov. 21.

The joint lead managers on the sale are Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs.