JPMorgan and Citigroup are ramping up their investments in repackaged loans

JPMorgan and Citigroup are ramping up their investments in repackaged loans

  An increase in deposits in recent months is prompting banks to seek out high-quality fixed-income assets to deploy money, market watchers say. The return of Wall Street buyers has pushed spreads well below year-end levels, jump-starting CLO creation and ginning up demand for loans.