Memorandum item: Securities Lent to Dealers (WSDEAL)
2013-05-15: 20.648 Billions of Dollars
Weekly, Ending Wednesday, Not Seasonally Adjusted, Updated: 2013-05-17 8:03 AM CDT
|Source:|| Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
|Release:||H.4.1 Factors Affecting Reserve Balances|
This item indicates the value of securities lent to primary dealers. The loans are awarded based on competitive bidding in a daily auction. A minimum bid rate is imposed to limit borrowing to securities that are in high demand or "on special."