Monthly Archives: October 2010

Quantitative Easing Made, well, Easy

Amaze your friends with your new found knowledge of QE2 Continue reading

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SBA WAC POOLS AND GGL’s A SAFE HARBOR

SBA and USDA production is popular during still unsteady times. Uncertainty propels bonds up, yields down. Continue reading

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Why I sell Bonds and SBA-USDA Loans

Yields are great, But you have to actually get the check every month, or every 6 months. Continue reading

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A Word about Yields for Credit Unions

Taxable municipals and build america bonds are an alternative in the “long end” for credit unions and banks Continue reading

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New SBA Limits Now Official

7A and 504 limits up! Continue reading

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Time To Turn Things Around

The flight to cash has its consequences, few good. Here’s a look at Fed policy Continue reading

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Fiscal 2010 a Turnaround for SBA

SBA volume in FY 2010 was up $3.8 billion. Look for more this coming fiscal year. Continue reading

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New 7A Limit $5 Million – but Not Quite Yet

New 7A limits, and a fee waiver through December 31 will boost production – once implemented. Continue reading

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Give Me some Yield

Build America Bonds and USDA guarantees make interesting higher yield but AAA investments for credit unions and banks Continue reading

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