Bond Tender #716; weighted average yield accepted was 1.23%; coverage ratio was 1.77x

Bond Tender #716; weighted average yield accepted was 1.23%; coverage ratio was 1.77x

The New Zealand Debt Management Office has announced the results of NZ Govt Bond tender number 716 held on Mar 12, 2020.

Tender Date: Thursday, Mar 12, 2020

Bids close: 2.00pm

Results: From 2.05pm

Settlement Date: Tuesday, Mar 17, 2020

  Feb 13 - #716 Feb 13 - #712 Jan 20 - #708
Series Offered 1.50% 15 May 2031 1.50% 15 May 2031 1.50% 15 May 2031
Total Amount Offered ($million) 250 250 250
Total Amount Allocated ($million) 250 250 250
Total Number of Bids Received 42 52 62
Total Amount of Bids Received ($million) 443 853 645
Total Number of Successful Bids 16 17 25
Highest Yield Accepted (%) 1.2500 1.5850 1.6800
Lowest Yield Accepted (%) 1.2200 1.5600 1.6000
Highest Yield Rejected (%) 1.4250 1.6500 1.7350
Lowest Yield Rejected (%) 1.2500 1.5850 1.6800
Weighted Average Accepted Yield (%) 1.2319 1.5787 1.6718
Weighted Average Rejected Yield (%) 1.3083 1.5999 1.7074
Amount Allotted at Highest Accepted Yield as Percentage of Amount Bid at that Yield* 76.20 29.80 75.00
Coverage ratio 1.7720 3.4120 2.5800

*Individual allotments may vary due to rounding.

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