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2-Yr Note Announcement

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Wed Nov 22 10:00:00 CST 2017 Previous CUSIP Number 912828F62 Auction Date October 24, 2017 Competitive Bids 1:00 p.m. ET Offering Amount $26.0 B Min Bid Amount $100 Issue Date October 31, 2017 Maturity Date October 31, 2019 Noncompetitive Bids 12:00 Noon ET Definition Treasury notes are sold at regularly scheduled public auctions. The Read More

5-Yr Note Announcement

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Wed Nov 22 10:00:00 CST 2017 Previous Offering Amount $34.0 B CUSIP Number 9128283C2 Min Bid Amount $100 Auction Date October 25, 2017 Issue Date October 31, 2017 Maturity Date October 31, 2022 Noncompetitive Bids 12:00 Noon ET Competitive Bids 1:00 p.m. ET Definition Treasury notes are sold at regularly scheduled public auctions. The Read More

7-Yr Note Announcement

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Wed Nov 22 10:00:00 CST 2017 Previous Offering Amount $28.0 B CUSIP Number 9128283D0 Min Bid Amount $100 Auction Date October 26, 2017 Issue October 31, 2017 Maturity Date October 31, 2024 Noncompetitive Bids 12:00 Noon ET Competitive Bids 1:00 p.m. ET Definition Treasury notes are sold at regularly scheduled public auctions. The competitive Read More

EIA Natural Gas Report

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Wed Nov 22 11:00:00 CST 2017 Definition The Energy Information Administration (EIA) provides weekly information on natural gas stocks in underground storage for the U.S. and five regions of the country. The level of inventories helps determine prices for natural gas products. Description Natural gas product prices are determined by supply and demand – just Read More

EC Consumer Confidence Flash

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Wed Nov 22 09:00:00 CST 2017 Previous Level -1.0 Definition Compiled by the European Commission, the flash consumer confidence index is a broad measure of consumer sentiment. It is based on monthly surveys of consumers from all the European Union countries. The survey probes into consumers’ perceptions towards their past and expected future financial conditions, Read More

Understanding Treasury Futures

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About CME Group As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk. Comprised of four exchanges – CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX – we offer the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, helping businesses everywhere mitigate the myriad of risks Read More

Ag Hedging Costs Could Spike if La Niña Strikes

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About the Presenter Erik Norland is Executive Director and Senior Economist of CME Group. He is responsible for generating economic analysis on global financial markets by identifying emerging trends, evaluating economic factors and forecasting their impact on CME Group and the company’s business strategy, and upon those who trade in its various markets. He is Read More

3-Yr Note Auction

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Tue Nov 07 12:00:00 CST 2017 Actual Previous Total Amount $24 B $24 B Coupon Rate 1.750% 1.625% Bid/Cover 2.76 2.83 Yield Awarded 1.750% 1.657% Highlights Results are moderately solid for the monthly 3-year note auction, where coverage, at 2.76, was middling but the bidding fairly tight, pulling down the high yield to the awarded Read More

Consumer Price Index

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Wed Nov 15 07:30:00 CST 2017 Previous CPI – M/M change 0.5% CPI – Y/Y change 2.2% CPI less food & energy- M/M change 0.1% CPI less food & energy – Y/Y change 1.7% Definition The Consumer Price Index is a measure of the change in the average price level of a fixed basket of Read More

Existing Home Sales

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Tue Nov 21 09:00:00 CST 2017 Previous Existing Home Sales – Level – SAAR 5.390M Existing Home Sales – M/M Change 0.7% Existing Home Sales – Yr/Yr Change -1.5% Definition Existing home sales tally the number of previously constructed homes, condominiums and co-ops in which a sale closed during the month. Existing homes (also known Read More