Goldman Sachs is last major bank holding CDO squared

Goldman Sachs appears to be the last major Wall Street dealer with holdings of collateralised debt obligations (CDO) squared, the infamous structured products that wreaked havoc during the financial crisis.

The bank held $50 million of the instruments in its trading book at end-June. JP Morgan, Bank of America, Citigroup, Morgan Stanley and Wells Fargo reported no holdings. 

Each dealer has progressively reduced CDO squared assets since mid-2013, when mandatory quarterly balance sheet

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here