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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Chicago Fed Letter
Rescuing asset-backed securities markets
Sumit Agarwal
Crystal Cun
Mariacristina De Nardi

On November 25, 2008, the Federal Reserve unveiled a loan facility to revive the market for asset-backed securities, which had essentially stopped functioning due to the global financial crisis. What are these securities and why is it important for these markets to continue to operate?

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Sumit Agarwal & Crystal Cun & Mariacristina De Nardi, "Rescuing asset-backed securities markets" , Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago Fed Letter, issue Jan, 2010.
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