Monthly Archives: February 2013

Update on U.S. inflation: Still mild

I was away from my computer last week, and updating a blog with an iPad is pretty much hell on Earth. So, I’m catching up. On Thursday, the same day as the 30-year TIPS auction, the U.S. announced that ‘headline’ … Continue reading

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30-year TIPS auctions well above record low

The U.S. Treasury announced today that it auctioned a new 30-year Treasury Inflation-Protected Security, with a coupon rate of 0.625%, and a yield to maturity of 0.639%. ¬†This is CUSIP¬†912810RA8. Buyers are getting a yield well above the record low … Continue reading

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