treasury note


Treasury note
Treasury note see note

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

treasury note
index check (instrument)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


treasury note
n.
A note issued by the U.S. Treasury for an intermediate term, i.e., maturing in one to five years, which pays interest by coupon.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


treasury note
A promissory note issued by the U.S. Treasury for a period of one to five years. (See also: treasury bill, treasury bond)
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


treasury note
n. An intermediate-term promissory note issued by the federal government for a period of two to five years. As with all other debt instruments of the federal government, they carry no risk, and so pay the lowest interest rate of all instruments of similar term.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

treasury note
n.
   a promissory note issued by the U.S. Treasury, for a period of one to five years.
   See also: treasury bill, treasury bond

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • Treasury note — Treasury Treas ur*y, n.; pl. {Treasuries}. [OE. tresorie, F. tr[ e]sorerie.] 1. A place or building in which stores of wealth are deposited; especially, a place where public revenues are deposited and kept, and where money is disbursed to defray… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • treasury note — ☆ treasury note n. any of the interest bearing obligations of the U.S. Treasury with maturity dates between one and ten years …   English World dictionary

  • Treasury note — Government debt security with a coupon and original maturity of one to 10 years. Chicago Board of Trade glossary * * *    Government debt security issued with maturities of two to ten years and traded in the capital markets. Treasury notes bear a …   Financial and business terms

  • Treasury note — a note or bill issued by the U.S. Department of the Treasury, receivable as legal tender for all debts except as otherwise expressly provided. Also, treasury note. [1750 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • treasury note — Synonyms and related words: Federal Reserve note, assignat, bank note, bill, callable securities, cats and dogs, certificate of deposit, corporation securities, dollar bill, fiat money, foreign securities, fractional note, futures contract,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Treasury Note — Les T Notes ou Treasury Notes (billets de trésorerie) sont des titres de créance obligataires à moyen terme émis par le Département du Trésor des États Unis. Leur rémunération est assurée, à l instar des Treasury Bonds (T Bonds) par un coupon… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Treasury note — noun 1》 an intermediate term interest bearing bond issued by the US Treasury. 2》 a currency note issued by the UK Treasury in 1914, valid until 1928 …   English new terms dictionary

  • Treasury note — Treas′ury note n. bus an interest bearing note issued by the U.S. Treasury in amounts of $1000 or more and maturing in ten years or less …   From formal English to slang

  • Treasury Note — A marketable U.S. government debt security with a fixed interest rate and a maturity between one and 10 years. Treasury notes can be bought either directly from the U.S. government or through a bank. When buying Treasury notes from the government …   Investment dictionary

  • treasury note — noun Date: 1890 1. a currency note issued by the United States Treasury in payment for silver bullion purchased under the Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890 2. a United States government bond usually with a maturity of not less than one year or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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