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205 days ago • Posted by Charles-Henry Monchau

US Treasuries average maturity is plunging - bullish Gold?

The average maturity of outstanding government debt just plunged to 64 months. Bottom line: A tsunami of $8.5T of Treasuries will be maturing by the end of 2021. Monetary stimulus will have to be astronomic to cover this. This could be a headwind for Precious Metals – source: Crescat

US Treasuries average maturity