More Us treasury articles
It will be several weeks before the US Treasury will make its first purchase under the $700 billion Emergency Economic Stabilisation Act (EESA), according to US Treasury secretary Henry Paulson.
Back in November last year, Risk ran a comment piece on the Master Liquidity Enhancement Conduit (MLEC) proposed by Bank of America, Citigroup and JP Morgan. The purpose of the vehicle was to buy up highly rated assets from structured investment vehicles...
In an extraordinary climax to an extraordinary month, the US Congress on September 29 voted against a $700 billion bail-out package proposed by the US Treasury to restore stability to the financial markets. The House of Representatives voted 205 to...
The US Treasury department is creating a temporary supplementary funding programme at the request of the Federal Reserve. The initiative has been devised to manage the balance-sheet impact of the Fed’s lending and liquidity operations, and ensure it...
Speculation is mounting in the US that the Treasury will shortly have to give direct support to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, as the government-sponsored enterprises’ (GSEs) equity prices plunged to 17-year lows today.
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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