Tender 8


The Australian Office of Financial Management (AOFM) will hold a tender for the repurchase of two outstanding Treasury Bond lines on Monday, 1 May 2017. The total tender size will be $300 million, with the volume to be repurchased of each Treasury Bond line subject to a maximum*. Details of the tender are set out below.

Total Tender Size ($million) 300
Series to be Repurchased 3.25% 21 October 2018 5.25% 15 March 2019
Series Number TB141 TB122
ISIN AU3TB0000176 AU300TB01224
Maximum Volume of Series to be repurchased – Subject to Total Tender Size ($million) 250 250
First Coupon Payment Due 21 October 2017 15 September 2017
First Coupon Payment Amount (per $100 face value) $1.625 $2.625

*If there are insufficient offers at yields the AOFM judges to be acceptable, a lower amount of Treasury Bonds may be repurchased.

Lodgment of Offers

Offers may be lodged by Registered Bidders through the AOFM Tender System, which is accessed via the Yieldbroker DEBTS System, between 9.45 am and 10.00 am Australian Eastern Standard Time on Monday, 1 May 2017.

All offers 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 offers.

Settlement Arrangements

Successful offers for Treasury Bonds repurchased in the tender must be settled in the Austraclear System on Wednesday, 3 May 2017.

Last updated: 15 March 2018


Auction Summary
Tender Size ($m) 300
Offers Accepted ($m) 300
Offers Received ($m) 1,254
Coverage Ratio 4.1800
Treasury Bonds Purchased
Series Repurchased 3.25% 21 October 2018 5.25% 15 March 2019
Series ID TB141 TB122
ISIN AU3TB0000176 AU300TB01224
Offers Accepted ($m) 161 139
Weighted Average Accepted Yield (%) 1.5970 1.6436
Lowest Yield Accepted (%) 1.5925 1.6400
Highest Yield Accepted (%) 1.6025 1.6475
Total Amount of All Offers Received ($m) 386 868
Total Number of Offers 11 18
Total Number of Successful Offers 5 8
Number of Offers Accepted in Full 5 4
Best Offer (%) 1.6025 1.6475
Worst Offer (%) 1.5775 1.6000
Weighted Average Offer (%) 1.5883 1.6345
Amount Repurchased at Lowest Accepted Yield as Percentage of Amount Offered at that Yield* 100 17.7

Last updated: 15 March 2018