TITLE

IN BRIEF

AUTHOR(S)
Ackerman, Andrew
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/19/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32385, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to government finance, electronic commerce, and stock price indexes in the U.S. The Washington D.C. Treasury Department recently said it will pay down $7.020 billion at its weekly auction of 91-day and 183-day discount bills by selling $29 billion to refund $36.020 billion in maturing securities. According to the U.S. Commerce Department, retail sales via electronic commerce rose 7%, or $1 $649 billion, to $25.2 billion in the first quarter of 2006, compared with the fourth quarter of 2005. According to the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index rose to positive 0.38 in April 2006 from a downwardly revised positive 0.35 reading in March, 2006.
ACCESSION #
21004991

 

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