reverse repo

Definition

A purchase of securities with an agreement to resell them at a higher price at a specific future date. This is essentially just a loan of the security at a specific rate. also called reverse repurchase agreement.

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If you are considering taking on a reverse repo you need to make sure that it will be worth your time.

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You should try and set up a reverse repo if you can find a way to make a profitable deal out of the swap.

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The reverse repo meant that things were going to be sold at a higher price later and that was an interesting thing.

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