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Treasuries considered to be safer

...My father told me U.S. Treasury securities are both safer...have any comments? What are Treasury securities and how are they...seems father does know best. Treasuries are considered safer than...fairly comparable to CDs. Treasury securities are basically obligations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/19/biz_216219.shtml
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Plunge in Chinese shares helps send global markets lower

...prices in Asia, Europe and the U.S., investors moved into traditional safe havens. The yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note fell to 2.22 percent Monday from 2.26 percent Friday. The price of gold rose 1 percent. Dividend-heavy stocks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/plunge-chinese-shares-help
Dollar value, oil deflate stocks

...stocks sliding Wednesday as the prospect of inflation and rising interest rates sank in on Wall Street. Yields on long-dated Treasuries surged to an eight-month high, and the Dow Jones industrial average skidded 107 points. A gradual acceleration of inflation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/10/bus_446877.shtml
Business
Commission disbands after overseeing return of looted gold

...up more than a half-century ago to oversee the return of about $4 billion in gold plundered by the Nazis from European treasuries, ended its mission Wednesday by urging similar justice for individuals. The commission, set up by Britain, France and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/10/bus_238541.shtml
Business
Social Security's disability fund to run dry in 2016

...hospitals are paid for hip and knee replacement surgery.The Medicare and Social Security trustees are the secretaries of the Treasury, Health and Human Services, and Labor departments, as well as the Social Security commissioner and two public trustees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-22/social-securitys-disabilit
Social Security disability fund projected to run dry in 2016

...hospitals are paid for hip and knee replacement surgery.The Medicare and Social Security trustees are the secretaries of the Treasury, Health and Human Services, and Labor departments, as well as the Social Security commissioner and two public trustees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-07-22/social-security-disability-fund
Federal Reserve orders top 8 banks to hold extra capital

...company closer to its industrial roots and away from finance.The Financial Stability Oversight Council, which is headed by Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew and includes other top regulators such as Yellen, hasn't yet reversed its ruling. If that happens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-20/federal-reserve-orders-top
Business news

...government ran a budget surplus in June, leaving the budget deficit so far this year running under last year's level.The Treasury Department says the surplus in June totaled $51.8 billion, compared to a surplus of $70.5 billion a year ago. However...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-13/business-news
US stocks rise on optimism over Greek bailout deal

...company earnings following the collapse in the oil price last year.In bond trading, prices fell. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note climbed to 2.40 percent from 2.32 percent on Thursday. The euro surged against the dollar, climbing 0.7 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-10/us-stocks-rise-optimism-ov
Ramblin' Rhodes: Birthday event to celebrate Native American heritage

...historic dates spotlighted noted that it was July 11, 1804, that Burr shot and killed the first U.S. secretary of the treasury, Alexander Hamilton, in a duel. Hamilton is on the $10 bill.The detainment in the Warthen jail, I later learned, had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-15/ramblin-rhodes-birthd