Mauritius 91-day Treasury bill yield dips to 2.00 pct

Fri May 19, 2017 1:47pm GMT
 

    PORT LOUIS, May 19 (Reuters) - The weighted average yield on
Mauritius' 91-day Treasury bill edged lower to 2.00 percent at
auction on Friday from 2.05 percent last week, the central bank
said.
    The Bank of Mauritius sold all the 1.6 billion rupees 
($45.74 million) worth of 91- and 182-day papers it had offered.
    
Complete auction results were as follows:
MATURITY                  91-DAY   182-DAY 
WEIGHTED AVERAGE PRICE
THIS AUCTION              99.504    98.959
LAST AUCTION              99.492    98.925 
WEIGHTED AVERAGE YIELD (PCT)
THIS AUCTION              2.00       2.11
LAST AUCTION              2.05       2.18 
BIDS ACCEPTED (MLN RUPEES)1350.0     250.0

($1 = 34.9800 Mauritius rupees)

 (Writing by George Obulutsa; editing by Richard Lough)
  
 
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