"When the government stops buying assets (such as mortgage securities), who will be the...

|By:, SA News Editor

"When the government stops buying assets (such as mortgage securities), who will be the substitute buyers and how will that reduced buying affect Goldman's (GS) business?" Meredith Whitney asks on this morning's call. CFO David Viniar: "There's plenty of other buyers with lots of cash to spend. It won't affect us becuase our profits are not based on positioning, but on velocity."