25 September 2013
Launch of new August 2035 Treasury Indexed Bond
The AOFM announces the issue by syndication of a new 2.0% 21 August 2035 Treasury Indexed Bond. The initial issue amount is expected to be at least $500 million.
Initial price guidance for the issue is a spread of 25 to 29 basis points to the 20 September 2030 Treasury Indexed Bond.
The issue is expected to be priced on Thursday, 26 September 2013.
Deutsche Bank AG, Merrill Lynch and Westpac Institutional Bank will act as Joint-Lead Managers for the issue.
There will be no further issuance of this Treasury Indexed Bond prior to February 2014.
A tender for the issue of Treasury Indexed Bonds planned for 8 October 2013 will now not proceed. There will only be one tender for the issue of Treasury Indexed Bonds in October 2013.