The Bond Dream Room

Discussion of the Bond portion of the Permanent Portfolio

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Re: The Bond Dream Room

Post by ochotona » Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:57 pm

sophie wrote:
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p.s. ochotona you are hereby forevermore "bondtholomew"! Love it.
No, it's "longbondtholomew", or maybe "Longfellow Bondtholomew". I love bonds 10 years and shorter.
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Re: The Bond Dream Room

Post by dualstow » Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:48 pm

Ad Orientem is Long Bond Silver.
Unlike its synonyms, rarely used of a combination for evil
- etymology of “alliance”
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Re: The Bond Dream Room

Post by ochotona » Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:43 pm

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Post by dualstow » Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:56 pm

Love the cat, btw. I have a lovely spotted tabby myself.
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- etymology of “alliance”
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Post by vnatale » Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:53 pm

dualstow wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:56 pm
Love the cat, btw. I have a lovely spotted tabby myself.
You reminded me of something I've wanted to ask. But rather than start it as a tangent here I WILL introduce it as a NEW topic.

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Re: The Bond Dream Room

Post by boglerdude » Thu Nov 21, 2019 3:32 am

eli5 these emails I get from treasurydirect:

"Press Releases: https://www.treasurydirect.gov/instit/a ... 1120_1.pdf
Regulations for the operation are also available on our website at http://www.treasurydirect.gov/instit/st ... /bbreg.htm
This e-mail notifies you that the Bureau of the Fiscal Service just issued press releases concerning a debt buyback of Treasury securities. Clicking on the addresses listed after “Press Releases” should take you to the Bureau of the Fiscal Service's Internet pages of PDF versions of the actual press releases."
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Re: The Bond Dream Room

Post by dualstow » Thu Nov 21, 2019 4:13 am

Since this isn’t reddit, you might want to e what eli5 means, otherwise you’re going to get two pages of jackson and vinny asking what it means before you get a response.
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- etymology of “alliance”
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