Tender 474

Announcement

The Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) will hold a tender for the issue of Treasury Bonds on Friday, 12 August 2011. Details of the tender are set out below.

Series Offered 4.50% 21 October 2014
Series Number TB131
Offered to Public ($million) 700
Reserve Bank Take-up ($million)
Total Amount Offered ($million) 700
First Coupon Payment Due* 21 October 2011
First Coupon Payment Amount (per $100 face value) $2.250

*Coupons will be paid at half-yearly intervals thereafter.

Lodgement of Bids

Bids may be lodged by Registered Bidders through the AOFM Tender System, which is accessed via the Yieldbroker DEBTS System, between 10.45 am and 11.00 am Australian Eastern Standard Time on Friday, 12 August 2011.

All bids must comply with the Information Memorandum for Treasury Bonds dated 21 July 2011, a copy of which is available on the Australian Office of Financial Management’s website at www.aofm.gov.au.

Announcement of Results

The results of Tender No. 474 are expected to be announced as soon as practicable after the closing time for the lodgement of bids on Friday, 12 August 2011.

Settlement Arrangements

Successful bids for Treasury Bonds offered in Tender No. 474 must be settled in the Austraclear System on Wednesday, 17 August 2011.

Last updated: 11 November 2013

Results

Series Offered 4.50% 21 October 2014
Offered to Public ($million) 700
Reserve Bank Take-up ($million)
Total Amount Offered ($million) 700
Amount Allotted to Public ($million) 700
Weighted Average Issue Yield (%) 3.8581
Lowest Yield Accepted (%) 3.855
Highest Yield Accepted (%) 3.860
Amount Allotted at Highest Accepted Yield as Percentage of Amount Bid at that Yield* 81
Coverage Ratio 3.77

*Individual allotments may vary due to rounding.

Last updated: 11 November 2013