ÁKK sells HUF 40 bln of bonds at switch auction, as planned
The Government Debt Management Agency (ÁKK) sold HUF 40 billion of bonds maturing in 2026 and 2028 at a switch auction on Wednesday, accepting bonds expiring in 2020 as payment, state news wire MTI reported.
The ÁKK sold HUF 20 bln of 2026/D bonds for 2020/C bonds, in line with its original offer. Demand from primary dealers came to HUF 57.88 bln for the exchange.
The 2026/D bonds sold at an average yield of 2.58%, while the average yield of the 2020/C bonds was 0.34%.
The ÁKK also sold HUF 20 bln of 2028/A bonds for 2020/A bonds, also in line with its original offer. Bids reached HUF 35.20 bln.
The 2028/A bonds sold at an average yield of 2.83%, while the average yield of the 2020/A bonds was 0.38%.
Of the closest secondary market benchmarks, the three-year benchmark calculated on 2021/C bonds was 0.91%, the five-year benchmark calculated on 2024/C bonds was 2.20%, and the ten-year benchmark calculated on 2030/A bonds was 3.11%.
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