Posts Tagged ‘u s treasury’

U.S. Treasury Secretary set for Asia visit for annual economic talks

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is all set to begin his Asia trip next month where he will represent the U.S. at global economic meetings and meet with key economic policymakers. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

U.S. Treasury note yields fall as nervous investors seek safety

Linda Young – Fourth Estate Cooperative Writer Washington, D.C., United States (4E) – The yield on 10-year Treasury notes fell to an all-time record low of 1.659 percent as nervous investors decided keeping their money safe was most important. Yields, or the interest paid on 10-year notes, moves inversely to prices. They are tracked by […]

U.S. Treasury should make $15 billion profit on AIG bailout

Linda Young – AHN News Writer Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The U.S. government will likely make a $ 15.1 billion profit from bailing out insurance giant American International Group Inc., according to a congressional watchdog panel’s report. The Government Accountability Office report came out on Monday. The GAO said the size of the […]

U.S. stocks trade in a tight range on Friday after 4 days of gains

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Many investors and traders were saying TGIF and trying to make it five days in a row for gains. Stocks in the U.S. bounced up and down all day Friday. A short supply of economic data failed to sway markets one way […]