WASHINGTON Nov 19 The U.S. Federal Reserve said
on Tuesday it had awarded $13.5 billion in 28-day term deposits.
The Fed said it conducted the fixed-rate offering on
Monday, with full allotment of tenders through its Term Deposit
The operation offered 28-day term deposits at an interest
rate of 0.26000 percent. The total amount awarded was
$13,531,600,000 and there were 27 participants, the Fed said.
The awarded deposits will settle on November 21, 2013, and
will mature on December 19, 2013. The interest rate of 0.26000
percent will apply to all awarded deposits, the Fed said.