...In Case Of "Military Conflict": State Media. "China will gradually decrease its holdings of US debt to about $800 billion under normal circumstances."
The Treasury Department will ramp up the size of the bonds and other securities it auctions across-the-board in the face of the unprecedented borrowing needs of the the U.S. government as cases of COVID-19 surge in parts of the country.
Just two days after the Treasury unexpectedly hiked its forecast for debt issuance in the current quarter by $270BN from $677BN to $947BN (after a record $2.75 trillion last quarter)...
After a medicore 7Y auction last month, but following a very strong 5Y auction yesterday, moments ago the Treasury sold a record $41 billion in 7 year paper at the lowest yield on record, or 0.511%...
The US Treasury Department was regularly spying on Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn, Paul Manafort Jr., senior staffers on the 2016 Trump campaign, members of the Trump family, and congressional lawmakers, according to The Tennessee Star's Neil W. McCabe.
Last week, the Treasury shocked the world when it announced that in the current quarter (the 3rd of the fiscal year), the US will need to sell a mindblowing, record $3 trillion (pardon, $2.999 trillion) in Treasurys to finance the US money helicopter
Tales of Survival (as excerpted from the author's note)
My father's dark brown attache case, with its light, soft suede interior, lay invitingly open on his bed. The case was filled with intriguing goodies for a 10yr old to examine.
Are countries trying to dump US treasuries? How so?
Update (1800ET): And so Wall Street wins again.
The Federal Reserve is trying to call time on a fire sale of Treasuries by foreign governments and central banks.
The Federal Reserve is intervening once again to try to smooth out the world's lending markets, this time by lending dollars to other central banks in exchange for Treasurys.
The US Government Is Nationalizing Many Financial Markets with Money from the Federal Reserve, Merging the Treasury with the Fed
Earlier this morning we showed something remarkable in the Fed's ongoing attempt to inject a record amount of liquidity into the financial system: on Friday morning, the Fed held a $500 billion term repo operation and nobody showed up.
The process by which money is created is so simple that the mind is repelled." – JK Galbraith
As The Fed continues its massive Daily QE, yields across the Treasury market are suddenly tumbling but the Muni market is a bloodbath...
Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin has summarized the virus aid proposal in a fact sheet which would provide $500 billion in aid checks in two installments, along with $200 billion in corporate aid; $50 billion for airlines and $150 billion for 'othe
Treasury yields plummeted to record lows Friday as concern about the global economic and financial impact of the coronavirus spurred demand for havens and traders amped up bets on further central bank easing this month.
The 30 Year Treasury Rate is the yield received for investing in a US government issued treasury security that has a maturity of 30 years.
Trump Withdraws Treasury Nomination Of Former US Attorney Jessie Liu - Who Oversaw Flynn, Stone Cases
The Treasury Department is issuing a 20-year bond for the first time in 34 years to help pay for the ballooning $1 trillion dollar budget deficit.
"The American people should be extremely grateful and happy," Trump said. "No Americans were harmed in last night's attack by the Iranian regime."
As it pre-announced last Friday, the Fed will resume QE by purchasing $60billion/month in bills at least until 2Q 2020 starting on October 17.
Catherine Austin Fitts has been following the story of the black budget, the missing trillions, and the back door in the US Treasury for decades. Now, her tireless work on this subject has been published in a comprehensive report from Solari.com, "
Summary After 250 weeks without a purchase of Treasuries (since Oct. 2014), for the second week in a row, the Federal Reserve bought Treasuries.
Long-term Treasury rates added to their monthlong slide Tuesday, aggravating a key yield curve inversion and sending the 10-year yield to its lowest level against the 2-year rate since 2007.
Apparently, President Trump's hint that the Department of Agriculture might authorize another tranche of bailout funds for America's farmers wasn't enough to quell their anger
$3,727,014,000,000: Federal Spending Sets Record Through July; Treasury Runs $866,812,000,000 Deficit
Ten years ago, at the peak of the global financial crisis, the Board of Trustees which oversees Social Security in the United States issued a stark warning:
One of the reasons why Trump and Congress were so quick to pass a debt ceiling deal last week is that had they failed to do so, with the Treasury's cash balance sliding precariously lower and expected to hit $0 by early September...