Are US Treasury Bills still Zero Beta?


 
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Are US Treasury Bills still Zero Beta?
Anna
The books say that beta can be zero for absolutely risk-free stocks. US Treasury Bills are generally perceived to be such assets as well as other governments' bonds. Considering the present economic turmoil, I have doubts that this theory will hold. I don't know about negative beta :)
 

 
US Treasury Bills
Pete
Indeed Anna, US treasury bills or government bonds were always considered to be risk-free. The reason behind this was originally that our US economy w...Sign up
 

 



















 


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