In global finance, leveraged buyouts (LBOs) are an important tool for restructuring corporations.
The New York Fed has long collected market information from its primary dealer trading counterparts and released these data in aggregated form to the public.
François Quesnay, an eighteenth-century brain surgeon and physician to France’s King Louis XV, was also the first to put economic data into a table.
Central bankers closely monitor inflation expectations because they’re an important determinant of actual inflation.
Brian Begalle, Adam Copeland, Antoine Martin, Jamie McAndrews, and Susan McLaughlin Repurchase agreement (repo) markets played an important role in the 2007-09 financial crisis in the United States, and much discussion since then has focused on the role of repo haircuts. A repo is essentially a loan collateralized by securities. Typically, the value of the […]
Transparency and Sources of Information on the Federal Reserve’s Operations, Income, and Balance Sheet
This week-long series examined the evolution of the Federal Reserve’s securities portfolio and its performance over time.
In 2012, the Fed’s remittances to the U.S. Treasury amounted to $88.4 billion.
This morning, the New York Fed released its Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit for the second quarter of 2013.
The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) has actively used changes in the size and composition of the System Open Market Account (SOMA) portfolio to implement monetary policy in recent years.