The U.S. Treasury Department auctioned the following Treasury securities today.
4-week bill: $34 billion
- Primary Dealer: $14.68 billion
- Indirect Bidder: $17.00 billion
- Indirect Bidder Percentage: 50%
- Bid to Cover Ratio: 3.48
In addition, SOMA purchased $6.29 billion of 4-week bill.
Total for the week so far: $96 billion
- Bills: $96 billion
Total for the month of July 2009 so far: $232 billion
- Bills: $193 billion
- Notes and bonds: $73 billion
Additional purchase by SOMA for the month of July 2009 so far: $6.29 billion
- Bills: $6.29 billion