government bond


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a bond that is an IOU of the United States Treasury

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The SPDR BofA Merrill Lynch 0-5 Year EM USD Government Bond UCITS ETF enables investors to participate in the performance of USD-denominated government bonds with short maturities from emerging market countries.
Government bonds held by domestic banks dropped 14.
The IMF in its report said that domestic banks had become dominant buyers of government bonds since 2008.
The World Government Bond Index (WGBI) is a total return index that currently includes government bonds from 22 countries.
The typical federal government bond sold now in the United States has a yield of, say, 7 percent or 8 percent, which is several points higher than the rate of inflation, now averaging about 3 percent.
government bond prices dropped below par for the first time since 1937.
The officials said the government bonds will support both the primary market and the secondary markets and the continued trading will set an exemplary interest rate which will then influence the fixing of loan interest rates for enterprises in the bond market.
The South African Government Bond Index has been included in the Citi World Government Bond Index (WGBI).
In addition to being available as a stand-alone index, Sri Lanka will also enter the Citigroup Asian Government Bond Index (AGBI) effective with the April 2011 index profile, joining Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand.
Government bond funds of this nature bring a great deal of stability to portfolio which a large proportion of equity, while providing dividends more frequently than individual bonds.
In the 630-day TL-denominated discounted government bond auction, the Treasury sold nominal 2.
The government should not insist on a self-imposed target of restraining new government bond issuance at less than 30 trillion yen a year, Noda said, adding it should take an aggressive fiscal policy if necessary.
NEW YORK -- Citi announced that the South African Government Bond Index has become eligible for inclusion in its World Government Bond Index (WGBI).
Following the BOJ's announcement of the start of bond purchase on Monday, government bond futures shot up in the afternoon, prompting the Tokyo Stock Exchange to briefly suspend trading to settle the confusion.
The bank said that Greek government bonds would be removed from the World Government Bond Index, the EMU Government Bond Index and the World Broad Investment-Grade Bond Index by the end of June.
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