BC-US--Treasury Bills, 0211
Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Rates on short-term Treasury bills rise at weekly auction<
WASHINGTON (AP) - Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction to their highest levels since last month.
The Treasury Department auctioned $48 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 1.760 percent, up from 1.715 percent last week. Another $42 billion in six-month bills was auctioned at a discount rate of 1.945 percent, up from 1.880 percent last week.
The three-month rate was the highest since tho ...