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It’s end-of-day Thursday, which means the latest liquidity-oriented data from our friends at the FOMC has tumbled out. Let’s thumb through it. We’ve got Yellen’s BTFP program, which ostensibly is just a few weeks ago from being shuttered to any new lending:(more…)
I’d say the ol’ US is doing the lion’s share of funding, for sure.