US Treasury announces largest treasury security holders

US Treasury announces largest treasury security holders

According to the Federal Reserve and the US Department of the Treasury, foreign countries held a total of $7.03 trillion in US treasury securities as of June.
State Bank champions bond development

State Bank champions bond development

Treasury Bills were traded on secondary market on August 24 for the first time. This will strongly support the money market’s development and financial system’s efficiency, says State Bank Operations Centre director Pham Bao Lam.
US debt battle hits dollar

US debt battle hits dollar

The political battle over the US debt ceiling sent the dollar tumbling Tuesday as the official make-or-break date for averting a possible debt default loomed just one week away.
France's EDF Suez quits Polish power firm race: union

France's EDF Suez quits Polish power firm race: union

French power giant EDF has walked out of talks to buy a 51-per cent stake in Polish state-controlled energy company Enea, a union official said Friday.
AIG repays $6.9 billion of US TARP bailout

AIG repays $6.9 billion of US TARP bailout

Bailed-out insurance giant AIG repaid $6.9 billion of a US government bailout Tuesday, using proceeds from the sale of its stake in industry rival MetLife, the US Treasury said.