Bid-To-Cover Ratio

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Definition: Bid-To-Cover Ratio

Bid-To-Cover Ratio

Full Definition of Bid-To-Cover Ratio

In a Treasury auction, the number of bids received divided by the number of bids accepted. Rather than the number of bids, sometimes the total amount of the bids is used instead. The higher the ratio, the higher the demand.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Bid-To-Cover Ratio are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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