15-Year SGS Bond NZ19100S (29 Mar 2023) Cut-Off Yield 2.80%

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29 Mar 2023

This issue offers investors a cut-off yield of 2.80% p.a., higher than that (2.57% p.a.) of the previous issue, NZ16100X (29 Mar 2022).

The total value of applications in this auction was $2.9B, representing a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.10. This is higher than the $1.7B (bid-to-cover ratio 2.16) received in the previous issue.

Those who submitted non-competitive bids were fully allotted. On the other hand, those who submitted competitive bid at 2.80% get around 84.78% of the amount applied.

Auction Closed

Announcement Date
22 Mar 2023 Notify me
Auction Date
29 Mar 2023 Notify me
Issue Date
03 Apr 2023
Maturity Date
01 Jul 2039
Issue Code
NZ19100S (Reopened)
Issue No
Coupon Rate
2.375% p.a.
Coupon Payment Dates
01 Jan and 01 Jul
Cut-Off Yield
2.80% p.a.
Cut-Off Price
Median Yield
2.70% p.a.
Median Price
Average Yield
2.55% p.a.
Average Price
Total Amount Offered
MAS's Intended Tender Amount
Accrued Interest Payable by Investor
92 Day(s)
Amount Allotted to Non-Competitive Applications
Amount Allotted to MAS
Total Amount Applied
% of Competitive Applications at Cut-off Allotted
% of Non-Competitive Applications Allotted
Bid-to-Cover Ratio

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Recent SGS Benchmark Yield

Date15 Jul 202416 Jul 202417 Jul 202418 Jul 202419 Jul 2024
15-Year Yield (%)

Source: Daily SGS Prices (MAS)

The 15-Year SGS benchmark yield reflects the bid rate quoted by SGS primary dealers. It provides an indication of the current market rate.

Auction Statistics (Last 10 Auctions in The Last 4 Years)

Cut-Off Yield, Previous Day Benchmark Yield

Auction DateIssue CodeCut-Off Yield (%)Previous Day Benchmark Yield (%)Difference (%)
28 Apr 2021NZ16100X1.951.96-0.01
29 Mar 2022NZ16100X2.572.59-0.02
29 Mar 2023NZ19100S2.802.84-0.04

Cut-Off Yield had been in the range of -0.04 to -0.01 of Previous Day Benchmark Yield in the auctions above.

Cut-Off Yield, Median Yield, Average Yield

Auction DateIssue CodeCut-Off Yield (%)Median Yield (%)Average Yield (%)
28 Apr 2021NZ16100X1.951.931.92
29 Mar 2022NZ16100X2.572.532.47
29 Mar 2023NZ19100S2.802.702.55

Total Amount Offered, Total Amount Applied, Bid-to-Cover Ratio

Auction DateIssue CodeTotal Amount OfferedTotal Amount AppliedBid-to-Cover Ratio
28 Apr 2021NZ16100X$1,700,000,000$4,598,066,0002.70
29 Mar 2022NZ16100X$800,000,000$1,729,108,0002.16
29 Mar 2023NZ19100S$1,400,000,000$2,939,959,0002.10

Total Amount Allotted, Amount (%) Allotted to Non-Competitive Applications

Auction DateIssue CodeTotal Amount AllottedAmount Allotted to Non-Competitive Applications% Allotted to Non-Competitive Applications% of Non-Competitive Applications Allotted
28 Apr 2021NZ16100X$1,700,000,000$302,828,00017.81%100.00%
29 Mar 2022NZ16100X$800,000,000$49,706,0006.21%100.00%
29 Mar 2023NZ19100S$1,400,000,000$299,634,00021.40%100.00%

Non-competitive bids will be allotted first, up to 40% of the total issuance amount. If the amount of non-competitive bids exceeds 40%, the bond will be allocated on a pro-rated basis. This means, when % Allotted to Non-Competitive Applications reaches 40%, % of Non-Competitive Applications Allotted will be less than 100%.

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