Slovakia sells over €320 million of five-year government bonds

In an auction of five-year government bonds on May 14 Slovakia’s Debt and Liquidity Management Agency (ARDAL) accepted bids from investors for €321.7 million, including €54 million from non-residents, ARDAL's Juraj Pekár told the TASR newswire. Overall demand totalled €512.2 million, of which €186.5 million was from foreign investors. The government bonds will be issued on May 16 and will mature on January 19, 2017. The average interest rate was 2.6356 percent per annum.

In an auction of five-year government bonds on May 14 Slovakia’s Debt and Liquidity Management Agency (ARDAL) accepted bids from investors for €321.7 million, including €54 million from non-residents, ARDAL's Juraj Pekár told the TASR newswire.

Overall demand totalled €512.2 million, of which €186.5 million was from foreign investors. The government bonds will be issued on May 16 and will mature on January 19, 2017. The average interest rate was 2.6356 percent per annum.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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