S.Africa auction 2021 and 2031 government bonds

Tue Dec 13, 2011 9:13am GMT
 

JOHANNESBURG, Dec 13 (Reuters) - South Africa's
Treasury sold 1.0 billion rand ($121.2 million)worth of the 2021
bond and 1.1 billion rand of the 2031 issue 
on Tuesday.	
    	
    R208 issue status: REOPENED	
    Coupon: March 31, 2021 with a 6.75 percent coupon	
     Auction date          13/12/2011    06/12/2011
     Clearing yield %      8.13          7.87
     Best bid %            8.00          7.84
     Worst bid %           8.27          8.1
     Total bids (R'bln)    2.215         2.95 
     Allotted (R'bln)      1.0           1.1
     Bid-to-cover ratio    2.215         2.68 
 	
    	
    R213 issue status: REOPENED	
    Coupon: February 28, 2031 with a 7.0 percent coupon	
     Auction date          13/12/2011    29/11/2011
     Clearing yield %      9.075         9.0 
     Best bid %            8.90          8.9
     Worst bid %           9.15          9.2
     Total bids (R'bln)    1.635         2.24
     Allotted (R'bln)      1.1           1.1
     Bid-to-cover ratio    1.49         2.04
 	
($1 = 8.2515 South African rand)	
	
 (Reporting by Phumza Macanda)

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