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F ed e r a l r e s e r v e Ba n k o f D a lla s F IS C A L A G E N T O F T H E U N IT E D S T A T E S DALLAS, TEXAS 7 5 2 2 2 Circular No. 69-32 February 11, 1969 NEW OFFERING — TREASURY BILLS To All B a n k in g Institutions a n d O th e r s C o n c e r n e d in t h e E le venth F e d e r a l Reserve District: Your a t t e n t i o n is in v ite d to th e fo llo w in g s t a t e m e n t g iv in g d e t a il s of tw o iss u e s o f T re asu ry bills: T he T reasury D epartm ent, by this public notice, invites tenders for two series of T reasury bi'ls to th e aggregate am ount of $2,700,000,000, or thereabouts, for cash and in exchange for T reasury bills m aturing F ebruary 20, 1969, in th e am ount of $2,703,177,000, as follows: 91-DAY B IL L S (to m a turity date) to be issued February 20, 1969, in the am ount of $1,600,000,000, or there abouts, representing an additional am ount of bills dated Novem ber 21, 1968, and to m ature M ay 22, 1969, originally issued in the am ount of $1,102,308,000, the additional and original bills to be freely interchangeable. 182-DAY B IL L S for $1,100,000,000, or thereabouts, to be dated February 20, 1969, and to m ature August 21, 1969. T h e bills of both series will be issued on a discount basis under com petitive and noncom petitive bidding as hereinafter provided, and a t m atu rity their face am ount will be payable w ithout interest. T hey will be issued in bearer form only, and in denom inations of $1,000, $5,000, $10,000, $50,000, $100,000, $500,000 and $1,000,000 (m aturity value). T enders will be received a t Federal Reserve Banks and Branches up to th e closing hour, one-thirty p.m., E astern S tandard Tim e, M onday, February 17, 1969. T enders will not be received a t the T reasury D epartm ent, W ashington. Each ten der m ust be for an even m ultiple of $1,000, and in the case of com petitive tenders the price offered m ust be expressed on the basis of 100, w ith not more th a n three decimals, e.g., 99.925. Fractions m ay not be used. I t is urged th a t tenders be made on the printed forms and forwarded in the special envelopes which will be supplied by F ederal Reserve B anks or Branches on application therefor. B anking institutions generally m ay subm it tenders for account of customers provided the names of the customers are set forth in such tenders. Others th a n banking institutions will not be p erm itted to subm it tenders except for their own account. T enders will be received without deposit from incorporated banks and tru st companies and from responsible and recognized dealers in investm ent securities. T enders from others m ust be accompanied by paym ent of 2 percent of the face am ount of T reasury bills applied for, unless the tenders are accom panied by an express guaranty of paym ent by an incorporated bank or tru st company. Im m ediately after the closing hour, tenders will be opened a t the Federal Reserve Banks and Branches, following which public announcem ent will be made by the T reasury D epartm ent of the am ount and price range of accepted bids. Those subm itting tenders will be advised of th e acceptance or rejection thereof. T h e Secretary of the Treasury expressly reserves the right to accept or reject any or all tenders, in whole or in part, and his action in any such respect shall be final. Subject to these reservations, noncom petitive tenders for each issue for $200,000 or less w ithout stated price from any one bidder will be accepted in full a t the average price (in three decimals) of accepted com petitive bids for the respective issues. Settlem ent for accepted tenders in accordance with th e bids m ust be m ade or com pleted a t th e Federal R eserve B ank on F ebruary 20, 1969, in cash or other im m ediately available funds or in a like face am ount of Treasury bills m aturing F ebruary 20, 1969. Cash and exchange tenders will receive equal treatm ent. Cash adjustm ents will be m ade for differences between th e p a r value of m atur ing bills accepted in exchange and the issue price of the new bills. T h e income derived from T reasury bills, w hether interest or gain from the sale or other disposition of the bills, does not have any exemption, as such, and loss from th e sale or other disposition of T reasury bills does not have any special treatm ent, as such, under the Internal R evenue Code of 1954. T he bills are subject to estate, inheritance, gift or other excise taxes, w hether Federal or State, b ut are exempt from all taxation now or hereafter imposed on the principal or interest thereof by any State, or any of the possessions of the U nited States, or by any local taxing authority. For purposes of taxation the am ount of discount a t which Treasury bills are originally sold by the U nited States is considered to be interest. U nder Sections 454 (b ) and 1221 (5 ) of th e Internal Revenue Code of 1954 the am ount of discount a t which bills issued hereunder are sold is not con sidered to accrue until such bills are sold, redeem ed or otherwise disposed of, and such bills are excluded from consideration as capital assets. Accordingly, the owner of T reasury bills (other than life insurance com panies) issued hereunder need include in his income tax return only the difference between the price paid for such bills, w hether on original issue or on subsequent purchase, and tiie am ount actually received either upon sale or redem ption a t m aturity during th e taxable year for which the retu rn is made, as ordinary gain or loss. T reasury D epartm ent Circular No. 418 (current revision) and this notice, prescribe the term s of the T reasury bills and govern the conditions of their issue. Copies of th e circular may be obtained from any Federal R eserve B ank or Branch. In a c c o r d a n c e w ith th e a b o v e a n n o u n c e m e n t , te n d e r s will b e re c e iv e d a t this b a n k a n d its b r a n c h e s a t El P aso , Houston a n d S an A n to n io u p to tw e l v e - th ir ty p.m ., Central S t a n d a r d Time, M o n d a y , F s b r u a r y 17, 1969. T en d e rs m a y not b e e n t e r e d b y t e l e p h o n e . Yours v e r y truly, P. E. Coldwell P re sid e n t LAST PREVIOUS OFFERING OF TREASURY BILLS Amount, Range and Approxim ate Yield of A ccepted T enders 91-Day Bills 182-Day Bills D ue M ay 15, 1969 D ue August 14, 1969 $3,802,680,000_______________________________T otal Applied F or_________ _ __________________ $3,058,690,000 _ $1,600,755,000...___ ________ __________________ .Total A ccepted_____________ _ _______________ $1,100,439,000 _ Price Yield Price Yield 98.437 6.183% ..... ...................................... ...... H igh_______________ ______ .96.793___________ 6.344% 98.426 6.227% __________________________Low..............................................96.778__________ 6 .3 7 3 % 98.433 6.199% ( 1 ) . _ ___ _____________ Average ............................ ............. 96.790____ ______ 6.349% (1 ) _ ( 1 ) T h e s e r a t e s a r e o n a b a n k d i s c o u n t b a sis. T h e e q u i v a l e n t c o u p o n issu e y ie ld s a r e 6 . 3 9 % t h e 1 8 2 - d a y b i ll s . fo r t h e 9 1 - d a y bills, a n d 6 . 6 5 % for (See reverse side for tender form) This publication was digitized and made available by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas' Historical Library (FedHistory@dal.frb.org) TENDER FOR ADDITION TO TREASURY BILLS 91 DAYS TO MATURITY M aturing May 22, 1969 Dated Novem ber 2 1 ,1 9 6 8 To: Federal Reserve Bank, Station K, Dallas, T exas 75222 or— The_________________________________ _B ranch El Paso 79999 Houston 77001 San Antonio 78206 (Date) Pursuant to the provisions of Treasury Department Circular No. 418 (current revision) and the provisions of the public announcement issued by the Treasury Department, the undersigned offers to purchase Treasury bills in the amount shown below, and agrees to pay for the amount allotted, on or before the issue date, by the method and at the rate indicated. NONCOM PETITIVE T E N D E R $_______________________________________ NOT TO EX C EED $200,000 Noncompetitive tenders for $200,000 or less from any one bidder, without stated price, will be accepted in full at the average price (in three decimals) of accepted competitive bids. Prices should be ex pressed on the basis of 100, with not more than @ $ COMPETITIVE TEN DERS $ three decim al p laces, e. g., 99.925. Fractions .. -@ $ ......$ must not be used. " 103 TENDERS MAY NOT BE ENTERED BY TELEPHONE. TENDERS BY WIRE, IF RECEIVED BEFORE THE CLOSING HOUR, ARE ACCEPTABLE. Payment for this issue of bills cannot be made Denominations Desired by credit to Treasury Tax and Loan Account. Number of Maturity Value Pieces .(a), $ (ffi $ (n $ METHOD OF PAYMENT 1,000 ?5,000 $- r7 $ <) □ □ 10,000 $. 50,000 ?. B y maturing bills held b y __________________ _________ P a y m e n t to be m a d e by_____________ □ Charge our reserve account on payment date rfi) $ 100,000 ?. (a> $ 500,000 ?- _j I Draft enclosed (Effectual delivery of enclosed draft shall be on latest day which will permit presentment in order to obtain irrevocably collected funds on paym ent date) $1 ,000,000 * Delivery Instructions: □ □ □ (Subscriber’s full name or corporate title) Hold in Custody Account— M e m b e r banks for o w n account only Pledge to secure Treasury T a x and Loan Account (Address) By(Authorized official signature and title) Ship t o . --------- ------------- (For tbe account of, if tender is for another subscriber) (Address) IMPORTANT 1. No tender for less than $1,000 will be considered and each tender must be for an amount in multiples of $1,000 (maturity value). 2. Tenders should be forwarded in an envelope clearly addressed to this bank or appropriate branch as Fiscal Agent of the United States, with notation on the envelope reading “TENDER FOR TREASURY OFFERING.” Since envelopes re ceived with this legend will not be opened until after the closing time specified in the public announcement, communi cations relating to other matters should not be enclosed. Envelopes for submitting tenders may be obtained from this bank or appropriate branch. 3. Any qualified or conditional tender will be rejected. 4. If a corporation makes the tender, the form should be sigm d by an officer of the corporation authorized to make the tender and at the signing of the form by an officer of the corporation will be construed as a representation by him that he has been so authorized. If the tender is made by a partnership it should be signed by a member of the firm, who should sign in the form “........................ ......................... , a copartnership, by .......................................................................................... a member of the firm.” 5. Tenders from those other than incorporated banks and trust companies or responsible and recognized dealers in invest ment securities will be disregarded, unless accompanied by a deposit of 2 percent of the total amount (maturity value) of the Treasury bills applied for, or unless the tenders are accompanied by an express guaranty of full payment by an incorporated bank or trust company. 6. If the language of this form is changed in any respect, which, in the opinion of the Secretary of the Treasury is mate rial, the tender may be disregarded. (See reverse fo r announcem ent)