Ireland sells €1,000 million of its 15-Year bond by auction

8 October 2015 – The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today completed an auction of €1,000 million of the benchmark 15-year Irish Government bond, 2.4% Treasury Bond 2030, at a yield of 1.653%.

Total bids received amounted to €2,278 million which was 2.28 times the amount on offer.

Maturity Amount Yield Cover
15 May 2030 €1,000m 1.653% 2.28 times

With the completion of today’s auction, the final one for 2015, the NTMA has raised €13 billion from its stated target range of €12-15 billion in the bond markets this year.