11. The Repurchase Agreement (Repo) Market

  1. Viral V. Acharya,
  2. Thomas F. Cooley,
  3. Matthew Richardson and
  4. Ingo Walter
  1. Viral V. Acharya and
  2. T. Sabri Öncü

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118258231.ch11

Regulating Wall Street: The Dodd-Frank Act and the New Architecture of Global Finance

Regulating Wall Street: The Dodd-Frank Act and the New Architecture of Global Finance

How to Cite

Acharya, V. V., Cooley, T. F., Richardson, M. and Walter, I. (2010) The Repurchase Agreement (Repo) Market, in Regulating Wall Street: The Dodd-Frank Act and the New Architecture of Global Finance, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118258231.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470768778

Online ISBN: 9781118258231

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Keywords:

  • U.S. Shadow Banking System;
  • financial institutions;
  • illiquid assets;
  • Mortgage-backed securities;
  • Dodd-Frank wall street reform

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • A Primer on the U.S. Repo Market

  • Evolution of the U.S. Repo Market

  • The Crisis

  • A Case for Reforming the Repo Market

  • Proposed Reforms

  • Going Forward

  • Notes