Tender 681

Announcement

The Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) will hold a tender for the issue of Treasury Bonds on Wednesday, 9 April 2014. Details of the tender are set out below.

Series Offered 4.75% 21 April 2027
Series Number TB136
ISIN AU3TB0000135
Offered to Public ($million) 700
Reserve Bank Take-up ($million)
Total Amount Offered ($million) 700
First Coupon Payment Due* 21 October 2014
First Coupon Payment Amount (per $100 face value) $2.375

*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 Wednesday, 9 April 2014.

All bids must comply with the Information Memorandum for Treasury Bonds [PDF 145KB | RTF 1.3MB] dated 4 February 2014.

Announcement of Results

The results of Tender No. 681 are expected to be announced as soon as practicable after the closing time for the lodgement of bids on Wednesday, 9 April 2014.

Settlement Arrangements

Successful bids for Treasury Bonds offered in Tender No. 681 must be settled in the Austraclear System on Monday, 14 April 2014.

Last updated: 9 April 2014

Results

9 April 2014

Series Offered 4.75% 21 April 2027
Series ID TB136
ISIN AU3TB0000135
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 (%) 4.2885
Coverage Ratio 3.494
Lowest Yield Accepted (%) 4.280
Highest Yield Accepted (%) 4.290
Total Amount of All Bids Received ($million) 2,446
Total Number of Bids 46
Total Number of Successful Bids 13
Number of Bids Allocated in Full 3
Best Bid (%) 4.280
Worst Bid (%) 4.325
Weighted Average Bid (%)  4.2974
Amount Allotted at Highest Accepted Yield as Percentage of Amount Bid at that Yield* 72

*Individual allotments may vary due to rounding.

Last updated: 9 April 2014