Schools Turning to 'Sure Bets' In Wake of Business Failures

J. R. S.
May 1985
Education Week;5/15/1985, Vol. 4 Issue 34, p14
The article reports on the acquisition of conservative investment policies in particular repurchase agreements by school districts in New York. Some school districts that invested in repurchase agreements miscarried to take possession of the collateral. The investment advisers said that repurchase agreements are almost secure as a guaranteed loan which allows the lender to acquire possession of the securities as collateral.


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