Some investors plan to use government financing to invest $10 million to $20 million each in bonds backed by card and other consumer and small-business loans.

Starting March 25 the Federal Reserve Board plans to disburse $200 billion of loans under its Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility. A company could leverage $1 million of its money with a $9 million Fed loan to buy $10 million of asset-backed securities.

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