GOVTECONOMY

Strong Demand from Asian Central Banks for Australia Government B...

By Sophia Rodrigues

Central banks have shown strong interest in Australian government bonds, buying 12.3% of the latest 2026 bond, the largest proportion taken up by them at a syndication since March 2014.

The location of the c...

GOVTECONOMY, 24 Sep 2020, 12:30 PM
Australia T-Note Ylds At Record Low As RBA Cut Expectations Grow

By Sophia Rodrigues

Australian Treasury-Note yields fell to a record low at the tenders Thursday reflecting increased expectations of a cut in the Reserve Bank of Australia’s cash rate and ample liquidity.

The weighted av...

GOVTECONOMY, 24 Sep 2020, 11:19 AM
Update: Australia Issuing Record A$25B of 2026 Bonds at Syndicati...

By Sophia Rodrigues

The Australian government is issuing a record A$25 billion of the 0.5% September 2026 bond syndication following a record orderbook of over A$66.1 billion at the clearing price.

The deal is priced at 24bps o...

GOVTECONOMY, 23 Sep 2020, 02:35 PM
Update: Australia's 2026 Bond Syndication Attracts A$83B Orderboo...

By Sophia Rodrigues

The Australian government's 0.5% September 2026 bond syndication has received a record orderbook of over A$82.9 billion an hour before the book close.

Given the strong demand for the bond, the Australian...

GOVTECONOMY, 23 Sep 2020, 09:05 AM
Australia Looks Set for New Record Issuance, Orderbook at 2026 Sy...

By Sophia Rodrigues

The Australian government's 0.5% September 2026 bond syndication looks set for a record orderbook and likely record issuance, after the issue attracted over A$54 billion of orders by 1700 hours Sydney time Tu...

GOVTECONOMY, 22 Sep 2020, 05:18 PM
Australia Raises Record A$21B Via 2031 Bond Syndication

By Sophia Rodrigues

The Australian government has created a new record for a single bond issue after attracting record bids, thus beating its previous record set only three months ago.

The Australian Office of Financial Managem...

GOVTECONOMY, 26 Aug 2020, 03:17 PM