fed swaps Archive

Fed swaps below $300 million

[Skip to the end] Central bank liquidity swaps (13) $293,533 – $19,306 This is a good sign for the Fed. The longer these lines are offered the higher the chance for abuse. [top] ...Read More

Fed foreign currency swap lines

[Skip to the end] (IF ANYONE HAS BUITER’S EMAIL ADDRESS KINDLY FORWARD THIS, THANKS) The question is, why has the Fed entered into new swap lines to be able to borrow foreign currency from several CBs who already have Fed dollar lines? Several possibilities not mutually exclusive: They may have agreed on ...Read More