View Full Version : Keynesian: U.S. Treasuries Enjoying a Golden Age as Demand Soars WorldWide

06-28-2009, 06:26 PM

We have seen an incredible amount of demand, said Richard Tang, head of fixed-income sales at primary dealer RBS Securities Inc. in Stamford, Connecticut. A lot of it is asset reallocation, out of risk assets and commodities. Its been significant.

And now a quote from a Treasury Official:


06-28-2009, 07:57 PM
What kind of fool would put money into US treasuries? The FED and central banks have got to be the only buyers right now.

06-28-2009, 08:31 PM
You, think so?
Got money in any kind of savings, broad market bond fund? savings account, or CD? You are invested in treasuries (inevitably, at least a portion, higher now that the banks are too freaked to actually lend there money to people....) too...

Maybe you just have a little coin in some non interest bearing checking account.. Well, you're still invested in treasuries, you just don't get any interest out of it..

06-28-2009, 10:27 PM
I just like the concept of a "Golden Age" in fiat money.

06-28-2009, 11:08 PM
I just like the concept of a "Golden Age" in fiat money.

Good eye son.

06-28-2009, 11:09 PM
That's some good SheeeeeeeeeeeeeAt you're smokin there Danny Boy!

Bond Dealers Say Worst Over as Demand Soars at Sales (Update1)

By Daniel Kruger
June 29 (Bloomberg) -- Wall Street’s largest bond-trading firms say the worst may be over for investors in Treasuries after government securities posted their biggest first-half losses in at least three decades.

Chester Copperpot
06-28-2009, 11:11 PM
what a golden age this might be if the fed didnt create money and all our money gained in value instead.

tron paul
06-30-2009, 10:52 PM
Hooray for the final pump-and-dump!

Go dead cat bounce go!