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The Federal Reserve is expected to expand its lending facilities in the wake of the likely demise of Lehman Brothers, taking a wider array of securities, including equities, as collateral for its loans, say people familiar with the matter.


This is one of the biggest liquidity injections you can get.
The only thing more liquifying would be for Fed to outright purchase this crap... and who knows they may be quietly doing that too
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