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Albania sells 9.5 bln leks (81 mln euro) of govt paper - table

Albania sells 9.5 bln leks (81 mln euro) of govt paper - table Photo: www.fmf.gov.ba

TIRANA (Albania), August 16 (SeeNews) - Albania's finance ministry sold about 9.5 billion leks ($82.3 million/81.1 million euro) worth of government securities at two auctions held on August 16, data by the country's central bank shows.

The finance ministry sold 8.5 billion leks worth of one-year Treasury bills that will mature on August 17, 2023, the data shows. Some 2.5 billion leks of the offer was reserved for the country's central bank.

The finance ministry also sold 1 billion leks worth of three-month government securities with a maturity date of November 17, 2022. Some 300 million leks of the offer was reserved for the central bank.

Details follow (in billions of leks unless stated otherwise):

One-year Treasury bills

Auction date August 16 August 2
Amount offered 10 10
Amount sold 8.517 10
Total bids placed 8.517 10.069
Bid-to-cover ratio 1.00 1.007
Maximum requested yield 3.72% 3.25%
Maximum accepted yield 3.72% 3.25%
Minimum requested yield 3.00% 2.70%
Minimum accepted yield 3.00% 2.70%
Average weighted yield 3.47% 3.04%

Three-month Treasury bills

Auction date August 16 July 5
Amount offered 1 1
Amount sold 1 0.592
Total bids placed 1.999 0.792
Bid-to-cover ratio 1.999 1.338
Maximum requested yield 2.30% 2.00%
Maximum accepted yield 2.17% 1.70%
Minimum requested yield 1.75% 1.67%
Minimum accepted yield 1.75% 1.67%
Average weighted yield 1.90% 1.69%

(1 euro = 117.101 leks)

 
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