The commercial paper market shrank for the second straight week, by $11.7B to $1.134T. The...

|By:, SA News Editor

The commercial paper market shrank for the second straight week, by $11.7B to $1.134T. The amount outstanding at the beginning of the credit crisis in 2007: $2.2T. Asset-backed commercial paper fell $4.1B to $403.5B outstanding.