A minor 2009 change in Treasury auction rules was made because of suspicions China was...

|By:, SA News Editor

A minor 2009 change in Treasury auction rules was made because of suspicions China was purchasing far more U.S. paper than was being disclosed, according to a report from Reuters. It's mostly 'inside baseball' stuff, but the story calls into question the accuracy of reports on who owns how much U.S. debt.