ETFMG Market Segment Expert in MarketWatch

The repo market is ‘broken’ and Fed injections are not a lasting solution, market pros warn

Banks prefer to keep money at Fed instead of lending to other banks

The Federal Reserve’s ongoing efforts to shore up the short-term “repo” lending markets have begun to rattle some market experts.

The New York Federal Reserve has spent hundreds of billions of dollars to keep credit flowing through short term money markets since mid-September when a shortage of liquidity caused a spike in overnight borrowing rates.

Read more here: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-repo-market-is-broken-and-fed-injections-are-not-a-lasting-solution-market-pros-warn-2019-12-04

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