The Fed is soaking up nearly $1 trillion from market participants awash in cash and desperate for returns | Currency News | Financial and Business News

The Federal Reserve’s daily cash operations approached $1 trillion on Wednesday, as banks and other market participants drowning in cash look for somewhere to park their money. The Fed’s “reverse repo” facility, where financial institutions can deposit cash overnight, took in an all-time high of $992 billion on Wednesday, according to Fed data. Usage shot … Read more