Some large parcels of Stock having been disposed of for
money, the market for National Securities has been inactive this week, and the quotations have shown a tendency to give way. The leading figure for Consols has been 91i ; Reduced and New 3 per Cents., 89i. The unfunded Debt, as well as Indian Stocks, may be considered firm. Bank and miscellaneous shares have com- manded very little attention. The Railway Share Market has been extremely depressed. Brighton Stock has fallen considerably. The amount to be invested this quarter for the reduction of the National Debt is 337,7231. Money has been in improved request, at 21 per cent. for prime short bills.