Survey: Credit Terms in Second Quarter Eased for Hedge Funds, PE

Borak, Donna
July 2010
Bond Buyer;7/14/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33349, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on a Federal Reserve Board survey which reveals the easing of credit terms by the largest securities dealers during the second quarter of 2010 in the U.S. It notes that the reasons dealers granted hedge funds, private equity firms, and other capitals are more aggressive competition and financial strength improvement of counterparties. According to Jaret Seiberg of Washington Research Group, easing of credit terms is natural for banks following the recovery of the market.


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