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The New York Fed's Open Market Trading Desk (the Desk) purchases agency MBS to sustain the smooth functioning of the agency MBS market, thereby fostering effective transmission of monetary policy to broader financial conditions. In addition, the Desk will reinvest all principal payments from the Federal Reserve’s holdings of agency debt and agency MBS in agency MBS. MBS purchases are generally concentrated in recently produced coupons in 30-year and 15-year fixed rate agency MBS in the To-Be-Announced (TBA) market. Only agency MBS guaranteed by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Ginnie Mae are eligible for purchase.
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The New York Fed's Open Market Trading Desk (the Desk) purchases agency CMBS to sustain the smooth functioning of the agency CMBS market, thereby fostering effective transmission of monetary policy to broader financial conditions. The Desk will purchase in the open market agency CMBS secured primarily by multifamily home mortgages that are guaranteed fully as to principal and interest by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and Ginnie Mae and that the Desk has determined are suitable for purchase.