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Repos and Systemic Risk 2014 (Audio-only)

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Recorded on: Jul. 9, 2014

AMY TAUB: Hello. My name is Amy Taub, and I'm a program attorney with PLI. I would like to welcome you to today's briefing, "Repos and Systemic Risk." Before you begin, I have some administrative announcements. This briefing will be one hour in length. Please feel free to send questions at any time during the briefing. Please remember that you have access to materials for this briefing via the course material tab in the program window. Our ...

Repos and Systemic Risk 2014 (Audio-only)

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Released on: Jul. 9, 2014

Taken from the briefing Repos and Systemic Risk 2014 recorded June, 2014.Repurchase agreements (“repos”) are debt-like instruments that are collateralized by securities. Each business day, over a trillion dollars’ worth of broker-dealer securities are financed with overnight repos. Repos are also used by hedge funds and other investors for a range of purposes, including financing, hedging, and speculation. A range of market participants are now permitted ...

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