Public Debt Announces Activity for Securities in the STRIPS Program for December 1999
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 6, 2000
The Bureau of the Public Debt announced activity figures for the month of December 1999, of securities within the Separate Trading of Registered Interest and Principal of Securities program (STRIPS).
|Principal Outstanding (Eligible Securities)||$1,871,037,886|
|Held in Unstripped Form||$1,661,576,664|
|Held in Stripped Form||$209,461,222|
|Reconstituted in December||$11,713,463|
The accompanying table, gives a breakdown of STRIPS activity by individual loan description. The balances in this table are subject to audit and subsequent revision. These monthly figures are included in Table V of the Monthly Statement of the Public Debt, entitled “Holdings of Treasury Securities in Stripped Form.”
The STRIPS table, along with the new Monthly Statement of the Public Debt, is available on Public Debt's Internet homepage at: www.publicdebt.treas.gov. A wide range of information about Public Debt and Treasury Securities is also available on the homepage.