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Subject:  EEEEK SIV Date:  10/24/2007  12:09 PM
Author:  fastest2 Number:  76 of 188

"superSIV goes well, and buys the big banks time to wait for the CP markets to heal, then that's a good sign that we may have a softer landing. If the CP markets close up again and the banks have a hard time rolling over their SIV debt, then we may be in for major turbulence. "


that's a quote from an article I just read in Fool.com
I need to know what these terms mean:


CP markets
superSIV and SIV

Can anyone lend me a clue here?

Thanks so much!
Dari
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