Monthly Archives: December 2020

5-year TIPS reopening gets real yield of -1.575%, lowest in history for this term

By David Enna, Tipswatch.com The U.S. Treasury’s offering of $15 billion in a reopened 5-year Treasury Inflation-Protected Security was met with apparant strong demand today, producing a real yield to maturity of -1.58%, the lowest in history for TIPS auctions … Continue reading

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Heads up: Next week’s 5-year TIPS reopening auction is Tuesday, not Thursday

By David Enna, Tipswatch.com TIPS auctions are almost always on a Thursday, but that won’t happen next week, because Thursday is Christmas Eve, which this year only is a federal holiday thanks to an executive order by President Trump. So … Continue reading

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