Government securitiesNegotiable U.S. Treasury securities.
Gnma (government National Mortgage Association) OptionsGnma (government National Mortgage Association) Options
A method of purchasing GNMA securities through "puts" and calls." A GNMA Call Option is the right to buy GNMA securities at a specific yield for a specified time, A Put Option is the right to sell GNMA securities at a specific yield for a specified time. The buyer pays for the option and may exercise it, not exercise it, or sell it.
Government obligationsGovernment obligations
U.S. government-backed debt instruments, which are considered among the safest investments possible, including Treasury bonds, bills, and notes, and savings bonds.
Government procurement practiceGovernment procurement practice
The methods by which units of government and state-owned enterprises determine from whom to purchase goods and services. When these methods include a preference for domestic firms, they constitute an NTB. Subject of a Tokyo Round Code, later a WTO plurilateral agreement.
Government bondGovernment bond
See: Government securities
British government stockBritish government stock
See 'gilt-edged stock' (gilts).
Further SuggestionsLehman Brothers Government Bond Index
Government National Mortgage Association
Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae)
State and local government series (SLUGs)
Salomon Brothers Non US Dollar World Government Bond Index
Government insured mortgage
Lehman Brothers Government or Corporate Bond Index
Government sponsored enterprises
United States government securities
FT Government Securities