Tender 973

Announcement

The Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) will hold a tender for the issue of Treasury Bonds on Wednesday, 24 May 2017. Details of the tender are set out below.

Series Offered 2.75% 21 November 2027
Series Number TB148
ISIN AU000XCLWAQ1
Offered to Public ($million) 800
First Coupon Payment Due* 21 November 2017
First Coupon Payment Amount (per $100 face value) $1.375

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

Lodgment 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, 24 May 2017.

All bids 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 bids.

Settlement Arrangements

Successful bids for Treasury Bonds offered in the tender must be settled in the Austraclear System on Friday, 26 May 2017.

Last updated: 24 May 2017

Results

24 May 2017

Series Offered 2.75% 21 November 2027
Series ID TB148
ISIN AU000XCLWAQ1
Offered to Public ($million) 800
Amount Allotted to Public ($million) 800
Weighted Average Issue Yield (%) 2.5447
Coverage Ratio 3.0438
Lowest Yield Accepted (%) 2.5425
Highest Yield Accepted (%) 2.5475
Volume of Bids Received ($million) 2,435
Number of Bids 39
Number of Successful Bids 17
Number of Bids Allocated in Full 9
Best Bid (%) 2.5425
Worst Bid (%) 2.5625
Weighted Average Bid (%) 2.5489
Amount Allotted at Highest Accepted Yield as Percentage of Amount Bid at that Yield* 4.8

*Individual allotments may vary due to rounding.

Last updated: 24 May 2017