Memorandum Item - Securities Lent to Dealers - Total (WSDEALL)
2014-03-12: 12,723 Millions of Dollars
Weekly, As of Wednesday, Not Seasonally Adjusted, Updated: 2014-03-13 3:51 PM 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, which are fully collateralized by other U.S. Treasury securities, 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.