ÁKK sells HUF 20 bln of bonds at switch auction

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The Government Debt Management Agency (ÁKK) sold primary securities dealers HUF 20 bln of bonds maturing in 2020 and 2023 for papers that run until 2016 at a switch auction on Wednesday, just one-fifth of the planned amount, Hungarian news agency reported today.

ÁKK sold HUF 10 bln of the 2020/A bonds, well under the HUF 50 bln original offer. Bids came to just HUF 12.2 bln. ÁKK accepted 2016/D bonds as payment at a fixed yield of 2.78%. Average yield at the auction was 4.30%.

ÁKK sold HUF 10 bln of the 2023/A bonds, too. The sale was short the original HUF 50 bln offer. Bids reached HUF 13.6 bln. ÁKK accepted 2016/C bonds as payment at a fixed yield of 2.31%. Average auction yield was 4.80%.

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