TARP to cost less than $50 Billion

Discussion in 'Wall St. News' started by tomdavis, Sep 30, 2010.

  1. WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)--The cost of the financial bailout, originally projected to be in the hundreds of billions, is now expected to be less than $50 billion, the White House said Thursday.

    The lower estimate comes as the bailout plan, a $700 billion investment in the financial sector by the U.S. government under what is formally called the Troubled Asset Relief Program, is expected to end Monday.


  2. bone

    bone ET Sponsor

    If they are including AIG's portfolio it is a whopper electioneering lie.

  3. Did they sterilize the TARP money with CDSs?