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  • That's because Mexico has $28 billion in dollar-denominated Treasury notes -- the so-called tesobonos -- coming due this year.

    How To Save Face--And Trade 2008

  • And to make matters worse, Mexico owed $23 billion in tesobonos, short-term debt securities that the government had sold to get quick access to capital.

    The Shadow Market Eric J.Weiner 2010

  • Robert Citrone, who helped Fidelity become probably the largest holder of tesobonos -- the company won't reveal its total holdings -- is all of 30 years old.

    How It All Went South 2008

  • Instead, U.S. money managers pumped $14 billion into short-term dollar notes -- tesobonos -- that were safe from devaluation.

    How It All Went South 2008

  • But yes, on the tesobonos and bonds, the big boys get bailed out.

    How To Save Face--And Trade 2008

  • Wall Street investors, stuffed with tesobonos, smiled.

    The Big Picture 2010


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