Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
We consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration Statement Form S-8 pertaining to the 2023 Equity Incentive Plan of Chimera Investment Corporation of our reports dated February 17, 2023, with respect to the consolidated financial statements of Chimera Investment Corporation and the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting of Chimera Investment Corporation included in its Annual Report (Form 10-K) for the year ended December 31, 2022, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
/s/ Ernst & Young LLP
New York, New York
August 3, 2023