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MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA)

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MFA Financial, Inc.

350 Park Avenue
20th Floor
New York, NY 10022
United States
212 207 6400
http://www.mfafinancial.com

Sector(s)Real Estate
IndustryREIT—Mortgage
Full Time Employees57

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Craig L. KnutsonPres, CEO & Director1.91MN/A1959
Mr. Stephen D. YaradCFO & Chief Accounting Officer776.4kN/A1970
Mr. Gudmundur KristjanssonSr. VP & Co-Chief Investment Officer886.4kN/A1980
Mr. Bryan Wulfsohn CFASr. VP & Co-Chief Investment Officer886.4kN/A1984
Mr. Harold E. SchwartzSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.796.4kN/A1965
Mr. John W. ElliottSr. VP & CTON/AN/AN/A
Mr. Terence B. MeyersSr. VP & Director of TaxN/AN/A1955
Mr. Matthew G. OttingerSr. VP & ControllerN/AN/A1958
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

MFA Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The company invests in residential mortgage assets, including non-agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS), agency MBS, and credit risk transfer securities; residential whole loans, including purchased performing loans, purchased credit deteriorated, and non-performing loans; and mortgage servicing rights related assets. The company has elected to be taxed as a REIT and would not be subject to federal income taxes if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. MFA Financial, Inc. was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

MFA Financial, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 1, 2021 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 4; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.