Winston Smith has been collecting data from the Australian Office of Financial Management as to Australian government debt. This is the latest position
Total Commonwealth Government Securities on Issue – $211,392m consisting of:
Treasury Bonds – $181,793m
Treasury Indexed Bonds – $14,379m
Treasury Notes – $15,200m
Other Securities – $20m
As at 7 October 2011
This is $8 Billion over the last four weeks. Where the hell is it going? This is getting scary as shit.