SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 18, 2012
FEDERAL HOME LOAN MORTGAGE CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (703) 903-2000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On December 18, 2012, Ross J. Kari, Executive Vice President Chief Financial Officer of Freddie Mac (formally known as the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation) informed Freddie Mac of his intent to retire in the second half of 2013 following his 55th birthday. Kari has committed to stay with Freddie Mac until after a successor is appointed and a smooth transition has taken place. A copy of the press release related to the announcement is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following exhibit is being filed as part of this Report on Form 8-K:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: December 19, 2012