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Demand for new Treasuries from their biggest owners is proving impervious to rising yields and the retreat of Wall Street dealers.
Bids submitted by investors including mutual funds, foreign central banks, pension managers and insurance companies totaled 83 percent of Treasury debt auctioned this year, compared with 84 percent in 2012 and 37 percent in 2008 at the peak of the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

The article goes onto say the bid-to-cover ratio of 2.88 shows aggressive bidding and was the 4th highest on record.
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