Release Date: December 2, 2008
For release at 10:00 a.m. EST
On December 1, 2008, the Federal Reserve conducted an auction of $150 billion in 84-day credit through its Term Auction Facility. Following are the results of the auction:
|Stop-out rate:||0.420 percent|
|Total propositions submitted:||$66.471 billion|
|Total propositions accepted:||$66.471 billion|
|Number of bidders:||80|
The awarded loans will settle on December 4, 2008, and will mature on February 26, 2009. The stop-out rate shown above will apply to all awarded loans.
Institutions that submitted winning bids will be contacted by their respective Reserve Banks by 11:30 a.m. EST on December 2, 2008. Participants have until 12:30 p.m. EST on December 2, 2008, to inform their local Reserve Bank of any error.