T-bills

  1. How Risk Free Is The Risk-Free Rate Of Return?

    This rate is rarely questioned - unless the economy falls into disarray.
  2. Introduction to Treasury Securities

    Purchasing bonds that are backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. government ...
  3. The Basics Of The T-Bill

    The U.S. government has two primary methods of raising capital. One is by taxing ...
  4. The History Of The T-Bill Auction

    Learn how the U.S. found the perfect solution to its debt problems and ended up creating ...
  5. Breaking Down The TSP Investment Funds

    For investors seeking growth, income AND capital preservation, the Thrift Savings ...
  6. How The U.S. Government Formulates Monetary Policy

    Learn about the tools the Fed uses to influence interest rates and general economic ...
  1. How do open market operations affect the U.S. money supply?

    Formulating a country's monetary policy is extremely important when it comes to promoting sustainable economic growth. More ...
  2. The interest rate used to define the “risk-free” rate of return is the

    a. discount rate.b. 90-day Treasury bill rate.c. five-year Treasury note rate.d. federal funds rate. Answers: bThe 90-day ...
  3. I have a short period of time (1 year or less) during which I will have money to ...

    If you only have a short period of time in which to invest your money (i.e. less than one year), there are several investment ...
  4. If different bond markets use different day-count conventions, how do I know which ...

    A day-count convention is a system used in the bond markets to determine the number of days between two coupon dates. This ...
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