Ireland sells €750 million of its bond maturing in 2022 by auction

12 May 2016 – The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today completed an auction of €750 million of the benchmark 0.8% Treasury Bond 2022, at a yield of 0.157%.

Total bids received amounted to €1,945 million which was 2.6 times the amount on offer.

Maturity Amount Yield Cover
15 Mar 2022 €750m 0.157% 2.6 times

With the completion of today’s auction the NTMA has raised €5.5 billion from its stated target range of €6 – 10 billion in the bond markets this year.