Department of the Treasury

Learn more about the Department of the Treasury and how it supports investment

Seal of the Department of the Treasury

The Department of the Treasury is the executive agency responsible for promoting economic prosperity and ensuring the financial security of the United States. Treasury operates and maintains systems that are critical to the nation's financial infrastructure, such as the production of coin and currency, the disbursement of payments to the American public, revenue collection, and the borrowing of funds necessary to run the federal government.

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Mission:  To maintain a strong economy and create economic and job opportunities by promoting the conditions that enable economic growth and stability at home and abroad, strengthen national security by combating threats and protecting the integrity of the financial system, and manage the U.S. Government’s finances and resources effectively.

Investment-related Resources

Treasury works with other federal agencies (including all IIWG members), foreign governments, and international financial institutions to encourage global economic growth, raise standards of living, and to the extent possible, predict and prevent economic and financial crises.

Economic Policy
Treasury conducts economic research to assist in the formulation and articulation of public policies and positions of the Department on a wide range of microeconomic issues.

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The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)
CFIUS is an inter-agency committee authorized to review transactions that could result in control of a U.S. business by a foreign person (“covered transactions”), in order to determine the effect of such transactions on the national security of the United States. 

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