Brainard: Fed Close to Finalizing Deal on Treasury Market Data Collection

Wall Street Journal, Dec. 3, 2018–Kate Davidson, Gabriel T. Rubin (subscription)
The Federal Reserve is close to finalizing an agreement to start collecting Treasury market data from banks, Fed governor Lael Brainard said Monday. She also said the Fed plans to propose a rule to collect data on mortgage-backed securities issued by government-sponsored agencies such as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.