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Ireland sells €1,250 million of bonds maturing in 2026 and 2045 by auction

9 March 2017 – The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today completed an auction of €1,250 million of the benchmark Irish Government bonds, 1% Treasury Bond 2026 and 2% Treasury Bond 2045.

Details are as follows:

Bond Maturity Amount Yield Bids received Cover
1% Treasury Bond 2026 15 May 2026 850 million 1.046% 1,474 million 1.7
2% Treasury Bond 2045 18 Feb 2045 400 million 2.187% 783 million 2.0

With the completion of today’s auction, the NTMA has issued €6.5 billion from its stated target range of €9 to €13 billion in the bond markets this year.