government security

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Noun1.government security - a security issued by United States government agencies or the Farm Credit Systemgovernment security - a security issued by United States government agencies or the Farm Credit System
certificate, security - a formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends; "he held several valuable securities"
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In this regard the CDNS has designed Overseas Pakistani Saving Certificates (OPSCs), which would provide an attractive opportunity for expatriates to park their hard-earned saving in more reliable and secure government backed securities in their home country, said an official of CDNS.
In order to place deposits unutilized through advances, investments in government backed securities increased which ensured a risk free return and profitability for the banks to further aid banking stability.
It is also hoped that the options market will provide fresh impetus for Kuwaitis to increase savings levels and repatriate capital back from OECD countries - where it has traditionally been invested in real estate, interest-bearing deposits, and government backed securities - to invest in the local stock market.

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