Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the BD30 million monthly issue of Government Treasury Bills has been oversubscribed by 255%.
The bills, carrying a maturity of 182 days, are issued by the CBB, on behalf of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
The issue date of the bills is 9th March 2014 and the maturity date is 7th September 2014.
The weighted average rate of interest is 0.95%, compared with 1.04% for the previous issue on 9th February 2014.
The approximate average price for the issue was 99.524%, with the lowest accepted price being 99.497%.
This is issue No.1485 (ISIN BH000917DS45 (of Government Treasury Bills. With this, the total outstanding value of Government Treasury Bills is BD1.180 billion.
Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB)
External Communications Unit
Tel: +973 17547357/17547360
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