Category: Securities

September 18, 2007

Why The Federal Funds Rate Was Cut

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Filed under: Bush,News,Securities - 18 Sep 2007

Today the Fed announced a bold 1/2 point cut in the Federal Funds Rate, setting it at 4.75%. The Federal Funds Rate (FFR) is the rate at which commercial banks charge one another for overnight loans of one million …


September 7, 2007

The Strange Nature of Securities

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Filed under: Securities - 07 Sep 2007

After doing a little bit of special research on the subject, I’m beginning to think that securities are one of the strangest things ever created by man.

In a basic, intuitive sense, securities don’t really exist. Well, all …