|Unit||% per annum, NSA|
|Adjustments||Not Seasonally Adjusted|
|Data||16 Dec 2019||-0.52|
|13 Dec 2019||-0.52|
|Stock Market Index||20 Feb 2020||5,411||5,435||Index, NSA||Business Daily|
|Average Long-term Government Bond||13 Feb 2020||0.25||0.26||% per annum, NSA||Business Daily|
|Lending Rate||Dec 2019||6.2||6.19||% p.a., NSA||Monthly|
|Treasury Bills (over 31 days)||16 Dec 2019||-0.52||-0.52||% per annum, NSA||Business Daily|
|Money Market Rate||Mar 2000||3.55||3.27||% p.a., NSA||Monthly|
For Portugal, 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).