February 24, 2009
Federal Reserve announces results of auction of $150 billion in 84-day credit held on February 23, 2009
For release at 10:00 a.m. EST
On February 23, 2009, 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:||0.250 percent|
|Total propositions submitted:||$111.683 billion|
|Total propositions accepted:||$111.683 billion|
|Number of bidders:||96|
The awarded loans will settle on February 26, 2009, and will mature on May 21, 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 February 24, 2009. Participants have until 12:30 p.m. EST on February 24, 2009, to inform their local Reserve Bank of any error.