The Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s role in the $182.3 billion rescue of American International Group (AIG) is ending on a high.

The central bank is planning to sell $3.4 billion in toxic mortgage debt today that it inherited four years ago when it bailed out AIG. The assets are the last batch from its Maiden Lane III created to purchase $62.1 billion of CDOs tied to risky RMBS and CMBS that helped sink AIG when property markets tumbled.

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