Tender rates for the Treasury Department's latest 91-day and 182-day discount bills were higher, as the three-months incurred a 0.825% high rate, up from 0.790% the prior week, and the six-months incurred a 0.950% high rate, up from 0.910% the week before.

Coupon equivalents were 0.838% and 0.968%, respectively.

The price for the 91s was 99.791458 and that for the 182s was 99.519722.

The median bid on the 91s was 0.810%. The low bid was 0.770%.

Tenders at the high rate were allotted 3.54%. The bid-to-cover ratio was 3.14.

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Tenders totaled $127,799,964,500 and the Treasury accepted $39,000,151,500 including $490,174,500 of non-competitive.

The Fed banks bought nothing for themselves.

The median bid for the 182s was 0.930%. The low bid was 0.910%.

Tenders at the high rate were allotted 12.35%. The bid-to-cover ratio was 3.29.

Tenders totaled $107,112,486,600 and the Treasury accepted $33,000,071,600, including $436,439,600 of non-competitive.

The Fed banks bought nothing for themselves.

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