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February 23, 2009 5:46 a.m.
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As we noted last night, Citigroup had gone back to the Feds for a further restructuring of the government’s ownership stake in the company based on converting preferred shares to common stock. According to this article in the Post, the federal government has agreed to that and also made the same terms available to the 350 other banks that have accepted government money. Bloomberg has more details. Here’s the joint statement from Fed, Treasury, FDIC, et al.

Key Coronavirus Crisis Links

Josh Marshall’s Twitter List of Trusted Experts (Epidemiologists, Researchers, Clinicians, Journalists, Government Agencies) providing reliable real-time information on the COVID-19 Crisis.

Johns Hopkins Global COVID-19 Survey (most up to date numbers globally and for countries around the world).

COVID-19 Tracking Project (updated data on testing and infections in the U.S.).

Worldometers.info (extensive source of information and data visualizations on COVID-19 Crisis — discussion of data here).

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