Nov 13 Freddie Mac, the No. 2 U.S. home funding
company, said it will sell $3 billion reference bills on Tuesday.
The sale will consist of $1.5 billion of three-month bills, due Feb. 11,
2013, and $1.5 billion of six-month bills due May 13, 2013.
The bills will be sold over the Internet in a Dutch auction. In such uniform
price auctions, successful bidders pay only the price of the lowest accepted bid
rather than the actual price as in a conventional multiple-price auction.
Bids will be accepted from authorized dealers until 9:45 a.m. EST (1445
Settlement is Nov. 14.