are usually USD500m or more, the report noted.
A"Borrowing in 2008 is mainly to finance amortisations, provide benchmark issues
, and maintain a level of government debt necessary for monetary policy purposes,A" said Standard and Poor's credit analyst Farouk Soussa.
sovereigns, given that large benchmark issues in this maturity have otherwise
EIB USD benchmark issues are traded on leading electronic platforms.
Previously, such benchmark issues
were outstanding 10-year JGBs at which large amounts changed hands on a value basis on any given day.
Simple and easy to use, iPFM is a web-based tool that provides real-time illustrations of cross-border capital flows, categorised by investment classes, that can be mapped against published market data such as FX rates, equity-market indices, and fixed-income government benchmark issues
government agency notes, debentures benchmark issues
, and debenture off-the-runs.
and says BT's liquid benchmark issues
provide coupon step-up
Treasury, Fannie Mae will announce bullet Benchmark issues
one week prior to the pricing date.
The allocation applies only to Fannie Mae's bullet, or non-callable, Benchmark issues
Federico Molina, Director of Public Credit for Argentina, commented that the size and success of this deal signal the reopening of the market to large, liquid benchmark issues
Given the news, we would expect all series in the Master Trust should trade on top of benchmark issues