Tender 15

Announcement

The Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) will hold a tender for the repurchase of two outstanding Treasury Bond lines on Monday, 11 September 2017. The total tender size will be $500 million, with the volume to be repurchased of each Treasury Bond line subject to a maximum*. Details of the tender are set out below.

Total Tender Size ($million) 500
Series to be Repurchased 3.25% 21 October 2018 5.25% 15 March 2019
Series Number TB141 TB122
ISIN AU3TB0000176 AU300TB01224
Maximum Volume of Series to be repurchased – Subject to Total Tender Size ($million) 500 500
First Coupon Payment Due* 21 October 2017 15 March 2018
First Coupon Payment Amount (per $100 face value) $1.625 $2.625

*If there are insufficient offers at yields the AOFM judges to be acceptable, a lower amount of Treasury Bonds may be repurchased.

Lodgment of Offers

Offers may be lodged by Registered Bidders through the AOFM Tender System, which is accessed via the Yieldbroker DEBTS System, between 9.45 am and 10.00 am Australian Eastern Standard Time on Monday, 11 September 2017.

All offers must comply with the Information Memorandum for Treasury Bonds [PDF 792KB | RTF 1.215MB] dated 27 July 2016.

Announcement of Results

The results of the tender are expected to be announced as soon as practicable after the closing time for the lodgment of offers.

Settlement Arrangements

Successful offers for Treasury Bonds repurchased in the tender must be settled in the Austraclear System on Wednesday, 13 September 2017.

Last updated: 11 September 2017

Results

Auction Summary
Tender Size ($m) 500
Offers Accepted ($m) 500
Offers Received ($m) 1,415
Coverage Ratio 2.8300
Treasury Bonds Purchased
Series Repurchased 3.25% 21 October 2018 5.25% 15 March 2019
Series ID TB141 TB122
ISIN AU3TB0000176 AU300TB01224
Offers Accepted ($m) 368 132
Weighted Average Accepted Yield (%) 1.6959 1.7383
Lowest Yield Accepted (%) 1.6925 1.7350
Highest Yield Accepted (%) 1.7000 1.7400
Total Amount of All Offers Received ($m) 936 479
Total Number of Offers 20 11
Total Number of Successful Offers 13 6
Number of Offers Accepted in Full 6 3
Best Offer (%) 1.7000 1.7400
Worst Offer (%) 1.6650 1.7200
Weighted Average Offer (%) 1.6918 1.7343
Amount Repurchased at Lowest Accepted Yield as Percentage of Amount Offered at that Yield* 3.2 3

Last updated: 11 September 2017