Tag Archive for Treasury Auctions

Headwinds are Building and Bullets are Flying For Treasuries

This report presents and discusses a dozen key bullet points for the Treasury market, and indirectly, stocks. Here are the first 5.  Suddenly Treasury supply higher than TBAC forecast supply and there are signs that will continue.  Indirect bids falling sharply on 4 week bills and long term paper.  Foreign and international account purchases at…

Foreign Share of Treasury Auction Takedowns Back Near Low of 3 Year Downtrend

This is an update of the new permanent page on Treasury Auction Investor Class Allotments. That page will be updated regularly. Bookmark it for future reference. Treasury Auction Investor Class Allotments Dealers take the lion’s share of the Treasury auctions followed by foreign buyers, mostly central banks. Over the past year investment funds have caught up…

U.S. lets China bypass Wall Street for Treasury orders | Reuters

(Reuters) – China can now bypass Wall Street when buying U.S. government debt and go straight to the U.S. Treasury, in what is the Treasury’s first-ever direct relationship with a foreign government, according to documents viewed by Reuters. The relationship means the People’s Bank of China buys U.S. debt using a different method than any…