Irlanda colloca bond per 1,5 mld totali, bid to cover oltre 3

martedì 17 agosto 2010 11:34
 

  DUBLIN, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Ireland sold 1.5 billion euros
in an auction of 2014 and 2020 bonds, at the top end of its
target range, with the 10-year paper selling at lower yields
than a month ago, the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA)
said on Tuesday.    Below are the results of the latest auction
and of the previous auctions of bonds of comparable maturity. 
     LATEST AUCTION       PVS COMPARABLE AUCTION  
2014 BOND 
           17/08/2010             18/05/2010 
AVG YIELD      3.627 pct              3.110 pct 
ALLOCATED        750 mln                750 mln euros 
BID COVER RATIO   3.59                   3.1
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2020 BOND  
           17/08/2010              20/07/2010 
AVG YIELD      5.386 pct               5.537 pct 
ALLOCATED        750 mln                 750 mln 
BID COVER RATIO  3.19                    3.0