Posts Tagged ‘treasury’

Treasurys Continue Tumble After Mediocre 10-Year Sale

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Investors hesitantly bought up $21 billion worth of 10-year Treasury notes as the government faces stiffening winds for its debt sales.

Go here to read the rest:
Treasurys Continue Tumble After Mediocre 10-Year Sale

Bond Auction, Consumer & Housing Data on Tap Tuesday

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Reports on consumer confidence and home price data, and the Treasury’s $35 billion auction of 5-year notes are events that will be watched by financial markets Tuesday.

See the rest here:
Bond Auction, Consumer & Housing Data on Tap Tuesday

Fed to Market: Long-Term Rates Can Go Even Lower

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

If you’re looking to judge the success of the Federal Reserve’s latest monetary policy move, look at the Treasury market, not the stock market.

Read the original here:
Fed to Market: Long-Term Rates Can Go Even Lower

Geithner Stresses Need to Balance Austerity With Growth

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

World leaders must focus on bolstering growth in a global economy still scarred by crisis, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said on Saturday as the heads of the Group of 20 nations gathered in Canada.

More here:
Geithner Stresses Need to Balance Austerity With Growth

Week’s Bond Auctions Show Lingering Need for Safety

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

A belief that economic tumult has not completely passed and that the Federal Reserve is unlikely to make any dramatic rate moves has unexpectedly driven investors into Treasury auctions this week.

Original post:
Week’s Bond Auctions Show Lingering Need for Safety