Fannie Mae launches $5 bln new 5-yr benchmark notes

Thu Jan 3, 2013 9:06am EST

Jan 3 (Reuters) - Fannie Mae, the largest U.S. home funding source, launched $5.0 billion of new five-year benchmark notes due Feb. 8, 2018, to be priced later on Thursday.

Settlement is Jan. 7.

The joint lead managers on the sale are Barclays Capital, Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan.