Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Investment Securities

Investment Securities
3 Months Ended
Oct. 31, 2018
Schedule of Investments [Abstract]  
Investment Securities

Note 4—Investment Securities


The amortized cost, gross unrealized losses, and fair value of securities held to maturity are as follows as of October 31, 2018:


Description   Amortized Cost    




    Fair Value  
Investment securities                        
U.S. treasury securities with maturities of one year or less   $ 9,458,814     $ (7,911 )   $ 9,450,903  
Total   $ 9,458,814     $ (7,911 )   $ 9,450,903  


The fair values of held to maturity securities, excluding U.S. treasury securities, were obtained using an independent third-party financial institution. Management made no adjustments to the fair value quotes that were provided by the third-party financial institution. The fair values of U.S. treasury securities were determined using quoted, active market prices for identical securities.


During the three months ended October 31, 2018, the Company sold investments, categorized as held to maturity, with a net carrying amount of $5,989,928 for gross proceeds of $5,977,794 and realized a loss of $12,134. The sale of the securities was suggested by the Company’s investment advisors and the event is isolated.