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The opposite of a repo is a reverse repurchase agreement, or reverse repo, sometimes also called 'matched sales'. In this case, the first transaction is a purchase and the subsequent transaction a sale, except when the initiator of the transaction is the lender of funds. Repos and reverses are practised both by the Fed and by the dealer community so the terminology and techniques are the same but the net overall effects are quite different. The Fed can practice either method as they are defined; a dealer is usually only a borrower initiating a transaction and another dealer lending him funds is only a party to a repo, not the originator of a reverse.

Since then, the commercial bank has expanded its services and client base so that today it may be more appropriately called a full service banking institution. But regardless of how expansive they may have become, commercial banks still fulfil certain basic financial functions which no other single financial institution can emulate. In financial circles, the term bank can be overused somewhat but the contemporary definition would hold that while there is a distinct difference between commercial, investment, merchant, and development banking it is the commercial bank that is most apt to perform its unique functions plus those of the other institutions, either occasionally or as part of an integrated structure on a regular basis.

Banks will underwrite municipal securities both for tax reasons as well as for goodwill reasons, especially if the municipality is the state or within the state in which they reside. In recent years, commercial banks have begun to expand into investment or merchant banking operations nevertheless. Large money centre banks have been underwriting commercial paper obligations of corporate borrowers technically because these short-term notes mature in less than 270 days and are not classified as a security as such by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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