UST05Y is the ticker symbol for 5-Year U.S. Treasury Notes Futures. UST05Y is a Bonds CFD. The 5-Year contract track baskets of U.S. treasuries and fixed-income securities issued that are backed by the U.S. government to finance debt with a maturity points of 5-Years on the U.S. yield curve.
The minimum trade size for UST05Y is 0.1
CFD trading is extremely risky. Trading any leveraged product carries significant risk as you have the ability to open positions that are far larger than your account balance.
We offer competitive leverage rates which are determined by the Afterprime entity you register with. Read more here
One Bonds point is normally = to 1 unit of base currency. For instance, one Bonds point of UST05Y is = to 1 USD.
The 5-year U.S. Treasury note is a market benchmark used by traders to gauge the performance of the U.S. economy and inflationary pressures. The yield on the 5-year note reflects market expectations for economic growth and inflation over the next five years. In this article, we'll explore some common trading strategies for the 5-year Treasury note.
The 5-year Treasury note is one of the most actively traded instruments in the world, with a market value of over $1 trillion outstanding. The majority of trading activity in the 5-year note takes place in the secondary market, where investors trade notes that have been previously issued by the U.S. government.
The 5-year note is also a popular vehicle for futures and options contracts traded on exchanges such as the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT). Futures contracts are agreements to buy or sell a specified amount of a financial instrument at a predetermined price on a future date. Options contracts give investors the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell an underlying asset at a set price on or before a certain date.
Treasury notes are often used by traders as collateral in other financial transactions, such as repurchase agreements (repos). A repo is a short-term loan that uses Treasury securities as collateral. Treasuries are also used in reverse repos, which are short-term investments made by financial institutions using government securities as collateral.
There are several common trading strategies used by investors in the 5-year Treasury market, including:
The 5-year U.S. Treasury note is a popular benchmark used by traders to gauge market expectations for economic growth and inflationary pressures over the next five years. There are several common trading strategies used by investors in this market, including buy and hold, rolldown, butterfly, and pair trade strategies. While each strategy has its own risks and rewards, all offer opportunities for traders to profit from changes in interest rates over time.
Disclaimer: The content on this site should not be considered investment advice. Investing is speculative. When investing, your capital is at risk.
The Afterprime liquidity mix for the bonds market has been specially designed to cater for all bonds trading styles. Enjoy trading on UST05Y with fast speeds and low costs.
Execution From < 1ms
Deep sweepable liquidity
Trading CFDs and FX is high risk and not suitable for all investors. Losses can exceed your initial investment. Any Information or advice contained on this website is general in nature and has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation, or needs. Our Risk Disclosures and Legal documents should be considered before deciding to enter into any derivative transactions.
The information on this site is not directed at residents of the following countries: Australia, United States, China, New Zealand, Japan, and is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person in any country or jurisdiction where such distribution or use would be contrary to local law or regulation.
Afterprime Ltd (Seychelles company registration number 8426189-1) is a Securities Dealer, authorised by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) with licence number SD057. The registered office of Afterprime Ltd is 9A CT House, 2nd floor, Providence, Mahé, Seychelles.
Afterprime Ltd (BVI Company registration number 1519429) is authorised to provide financial technology and brokerage support services. The registered office of Afterprime Ltd is Portcullis Chambers, 4th Floor, Ellen Skelton Building, 3076 Sir Francis Drake Highway, Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands VG1110.
Payment processing performed by SC Afterprime Limited a Cyprus incorporated company with registration number HE 615319 and registered office at Archiepiskopou Makariou ΙΙΙ, 160, 1st Floor, 3026, Limassol, Cyprus.
The entities above are duly authorised to operate under the Afterprime brand and trademarks.
© Copyright 2023 Afterprime. All rights reserved. All trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress, product names and logos appearing on the site are the property of their respective owners | Sitemap