Launch of New August 2040 Treasury Indexed Bond

10 August 2015

The AOFM announces the issue by syndication of a new 1.25% 21 August 2040 Treasury Indexed Bond. The initial issue size will not be more than $1.25 billion in face value terms.

Initial price guidance for the issue is a spread of 14 to 18 basis points to the mid yield on the 21 August 2035 Treasury Indexed Bond.

The issue is expected to be priced on Tuesday, 11 August 2015.

Deutsche Bank AG, UBS AG Australia Branch and Westpac Institutional Bank will act as Joint-Lead Managers for the issue.

There will be no further issuance of this Treasury Indexed Bond prior to November 2015. The AOFM will be mindful of the performance of the bond when considering the timing of further issuance.

Last updated: 10 August 2015