Commercial Paper Outstanding At $959.3 Billion


Commercial Paper Outstanding

As reported today, Commercial Paper Outstanding stands at $959.3 Billion as of Dec 28th, 2012.

Commercial Paper Outstanding was at $2,200 billion at around the end of 2007 when the economy was in an expansion mode and is currently at less than half the previous level.

Commercial paper, used by corporations to meet short-term financial obligations is less that the levels in 2007, probably due to a slowdown in the economy.

Reported from the St. Louis Federal Reserve.


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