Launch of New April 2033 Treasury Bond

18 November 2013

The AOFM  announces the issue by syndication of a new 4.5% 21 April 2033  Treasury Bond.  The initial issue is  expected to be of a benchmark size.

Initial  price guidance for the issue is a spread of 70.5 to 75.5 basis points to the  implied bid yield for the primary ten-year Treasury Bond futures contract.

The issue  is expected to be priced on Tuesday, 19 November 2013.

ANZ, Citi  and UBS AG Australia will act as Joint-Lead Managers for the issue.  Deutsche Bank AG, JP Morgan Australia Limited  and Westpac Institutional Bank will act as Co-Managers.

There will be  no further issuance of this Treasury Bond prior to April 2014.  The AOFM will be mindful of the performance  of the bond when considering the timing of issuance from then.

Last updated: 21 March 2014