Hatteras Financial Corp is a United States externally managed mortgage real estate investment trust (REIT) founded in 2007 and headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Most of its investment is on single-family residential mortgage pass-through securities. The company’s investment is very special because these securities the company focuses on are guaranteed or issued by the Government agency (GNMA and so on)and the Government-sponsored entity(Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, FNMA and so on).[2][3]


Michael R. Hough currently serves as the CEO of the company. Here is a list of Hatteras Financial Corp senior officers and directors (2012.12):

2013.7,The company announced a 10 million common stock shares repurchase program, authorized by the Board of Directors.[5]