|Unit||% per annum, NSA|
|Adjustments||Not Seasonally Adjusted|
|Data||07 Nov 2018||1.93|
|06 Nov 2018||1.9|
|Stock Market Index||09 Nov 2018||5,020||5,020||Index, NSA||Business Daily|
|Average Long-term Government Bond||07 Nov 2018||1.93||1.9||% per annum, NSA||Business Daily|
|Treasury Bills (over 31 days)||07 Nov 2018||-0.14||-0.15||% per annum, NSA||Business Daily|
|Lending Rate||Jul 2018||5.8||5.79||% p.a., NSA||Monthly|
|Money Market Rate||Mar 2000||3.55||3.27||% p.a., NSA||Monthly|
Treasury bonds are short term securities with varying maturities issued by the government as a source of state funding. Treasury bonds are issued at discount and placed via auction or limited subscription offer, redeemable on maturity at nominal value.
Reuters calculates the yield on treasury bonds, using data referring to transactions in the MEDIP market (Special Market for Public Debt).
Data is generally not subject to revision.