Tender 638

Announcement

The Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) will hold a tender for the issue of Treasury Bonds on Friday, 27 September 2013. Details of the tender are set out below.

Series Offered 3.25% 21 April 2025
Series Number TB139
ISIN AU3TB0000168
Offered to Public ($million) 800
Reserve Bank Take-up ($million)
Total Amount Offered ($million) 800
First Coupon Payment Due* 21 April 2014
First Coupon Payment Amount (per $100 face value) $1.625

*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, 27 September 2013.

All bids must comply with the Information Memorandum for Treasury Bonds [PDF 371KB | RTF 502KB] dated 24 June 2013, a copy of which is available on the Australian Office of Financial Management’s website.

Announcement of Results

The results of Tender No. 638 are expected to be announced as soon as practicable after the closing time for the lodgement of bids on Friday, 27 September 2013.

Settlement Arrangements

Successful bids for Treasury Bonds offered in Tender No. 638 must be settled in the Austraclear System on Wednesday, 2 October 2013.

Last updated: 16 January 2014

Results

27 September 2013

Series Offered 3.25%  21 April 2025
ISIN AU3TB0000168
Offered to Public ($million) 800
Reserve Bank Take-up ($million)
Total Amount Offered ($million) 800
Amount Allotted to Public ($million) 800
Weighted Average Issue Yield (%) 4.0866
Lowest Yield Accepted (%) 4.080
Highest Yield Accepted (%) 4.095
Amount Allotted at Highest Accepted Yield as Percentage of Amount Bid at that Yield* 18
Coverage Ratio 2.46

*Individual allotments may vary due to rounding.

Last updated: 16 January 2014