Benchmark Issue

Business / Finance / Benchmark Issue: Also called on-the-run or current-coupon issue or bellwether issues. In the secondary market, the benchmark issue is the most recently auctioned Treasury issues for each maturity.

Other Words for Issue

Issue Noun Synonyms: point, topic, subject, matter, affair, problem, question
Issue Adjective Synonyms: outflow, outgoing, exit, egress, issuance, emanation, efflux, debouchment, emergence, outlet

Bellwether Issues

Business / Finance / Bellwether Issues: Related: Benchmark issues. MORE

Pre-Sold Issue

Business / Finance / Pre-Sold Issue: An issue that is sold out before the coupon announcement. MORE

Post-Trade Benchmarks

Business / Finance / Post-Trade Benchmarks: Prices after the decision to trade. MORE

Pre-Trade Benchmarks

Business / Finance / Pre-Trade Benchmarks: Prices occurring before or at the decision to trade. MORE

Reopen An Issue

Business / Finance / Reopen An Issue: The Treasury, when it wants to sell additional securities, will occasionally sell more of an existing issue (reopen it) rather than offer a new issue. MORE

Seasoned Issue

Business / Finance / Seasoned Issue: Issue of a security for which there is an existing market. Related: Unseasoned issue. MORE