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gilt

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1. gold or a substance simulating it, applied in gilding
2. another word for gilding

gilt

2
a young female pig, esp one that has not had a litter
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Investors have clearly taken fright, and while the Bank of England's programme to buy gilts offers some support in the short term, it is only a temporary fix: when the Bank decides to exit this programme it, too, will become another major source of gilts for quite some time.
One of the reasons why pig breeders get their gilts and sows in pig at this time of year is so that they look plump and glowing with health at the spring and summer agricultural shows.
Yet, despite the fiscal challenges that lie ahead for our Government, remarkably, investors still seem willing to accept a measly rate of return from buying Government bonds, or gilts.
The source notes that the syndicated 2040 IL Gilt is likely to be priced as well on Tuesday, as the event calendar is busy mid-week; The Bank of England Governor Mervyn King, along with Monetary Policy Committee members Charles Bean, Paul Fisher, Paul Tucker, David Miles and Andrew Sentance are all due to testify on the May inflation report before the Parliament's Treasury Select Committee on Wednesday.
5 per cent to the current level, combined with prospects for lower inflation, quantitative easing and a flight to quality have helped gilt edged stocks to perform very strongly over the last 12 months, although they now appear to be losing some of their lustre.
The long term numbers are compelling: pounds 100 invested in Gilts in 1899 would now be worth pounds 23,916.
However, many market commentators expect gilt prices to fall when the government's quantitative policy is relaxed.
An open-ended gilt fund, DWS Gilt Fund offers investors the opportunity to invest in an actively-managed portfolio of government securities.
No other swine genetics company offers what Struthers has, superior genetics, our line of gilts and boars, embryo transfer technology, feed protocols and world-acclaimed research techniques.
Gilts are normally sold at 95kg, allowing farmers to market any non-selected gilts on a normal finished pig contract.
PNB Gilts is a primary dealer in the government securities market and is a unit of India-based Punjab National Bank (PNB) (PNBK.