Secondary Bank

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Secondary Bank

1. A bank that provides financing for purchases that require repayment on an installment plan.

2. A bank that provides financing to other banks, rather than to businesses or individuals.
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But wholesale money markets bring together surplus or primary banks with an excess of deposits from non-banks and deficit secondary banks which do not have large deposit bases and obtain deposits in wholesale markets.
Devlin and Gerrard (2005) studied the relative importance of various choice criteria for main and secondary banks.
These regional banks tend to be used more as secondary banks and indeed are less competitive than the national players in terms of pricing.