FAST FIVE: China's US Treasury Holdings Plunge To 10 Year Lows After Dumping In August

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China's US Treasury Holdings Plunge To 10 Year Lows After Dumping In August Foreign holdings of US government debt rose in August to a record $7.56 trillion as demand from Japan sent that nation's stockpile to a fresh all-time high.

In fact foreign central banks have dumped USTs for 4 straight months.

As we mentioned above, Japan was Augist's big buyer of USTs, pushing its overall holdings to a record high.

Source: Bloomberg And UK was also a major buyer – also pushing its holdings to a record high.

Source: Bloomberg And there's no sign of any unwind in the de-dollarization trade.

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