Portogallo, tasso titoli Stato tre mesi balza in asta a 3,403%

mercoledì 15 dicembre 2010 11:56

  LISBON, Dec 15 (Reuters) - Portugal sold 500 million euros
in three-month treasury bills in the last debt auction of the
year on Wednesday, with the borrowing costs rising sharply from
the previous sale, reflecting persistent investor concerns about
the debt-ridden country.
 The indicative offer was 500 million euros in t-bills. 
 Following are the details of the issue carried out by the
Portuguese Institute for Public Credit Management (IGCP)
compared to the previous auction of three-month T-bills:
 Auction date:              15/12/10        03/11/10
 Maturity                   18/03/11        18/02/11
 Settlement date:           17/12/10        05/11/10
 Avg. yield (pct)            3.403           1.818
 Avg. price (pct)           99.147          99.473
 Highest yield (pct)         3.497           1.850
 Lowest yield (pct)          3.200           1.750
 Tail                        0.094           0.032
 Total bids                    961 mln       1.110 bln 
 Allotment                     500 mln         500 mln
 Bid-to-cover ratio          1.9             2.2
 Outstanding after auction   3.801 bln       3.522 bln
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