15 September 2010
Launch of New 2030 Treasury Indexed Bond
The Australian Office of Financial Management announces the issue by syndication of a new 2.5% 20 September 2030 Treasury Indexed Bond. The amount issued to the public via the syndication is expected to be at least $1 billion but will not exceed $2 billion.
The issue is expected to be priced on Thursday, 16 September 2010.
Initial price guidance for the issue is a yield spread of 2 to 5 basis points to the 20 September 2025 Treasury Indexed Bond.
The AOFM has appointed JP Morgan Australia Limited, The Royal Bank of Scotland plc Australia Branch and UBS Investment Bank as Joint-Lead Managers for the issue.
BA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup Global Markets Australia Pty Limited, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Deutsche Bank AG Sydney Branch have been appointed Co-Managers.