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Statement Regarding System Open Market Account Activity
December 31, 2007
This morning the Federal Reserve Open Market Trading Desk plans to conduct a four-day RP followed immediately by an two-day RP. The large operations this morning are intended to offset the drain to reserves arising from an elevated balance in the Treasury's account at the Fed.