In this article, we will be looking at the 5 most valuable government-owned companies in the world. If you want to see our detailed analysis of the public sector and the economics of state-owned companies, you can go directly to the 15 Most Valuable Government Owned Companies in the World.
5. Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (OTC:FMCC)
Total Assets: $2.62 trillion
The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (OTCMKTS: FMCC), known more commonly as Freddie Mac, is a mortgage loan company with headquarters in Tysons Corner, Virginia, operating in the secondary mortgage market of the United States. The company provides liquidity and stability to the United States housing market by purchasing residential mortgage loans originated by lenders, alongside investing in mortgage loans and mortgage-related securities. The company provided approximately $1.2 trillion in liquidity to the mortgage market in 2020, financing around 3.8 million single-family home loans.