Newly issued Treasury securities held in stripped form increased about $716 million in August to a total of $186.765 billion, the Bureau of the Public Debt reported Tuesday.

Through the Separate Trading of Registered Interest and Principal of Securities program, $23.763 billion of Treasury securities were reconstituted in August, down $4.518 billion from $28.281 billion in July.

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