exposure to large fluctuations in currency valuations through this strategy. Securities such as domestic stocks, bonds and commodities are not as relevant or in need on the international stage and thus are not required to trade beyond the standard business day in the issuer's home country. For instance, when you hear that the.S. Not intended for use as an accurate time source. The auctions to purchase government bonds as part of the Open Market Operations (OMO) will be conducted in the second, third and fourth week of October.