Issue of Debt

LONDON--()--

A037¥14           2 April 2014    
 
PRESS NOTICE
 
RESULT OF THE SALE BY AUCTION OF £2500 MILLION OF 3¼% TREASURY GILT 2044

 

The United Kingdom Debt Management Office ("DMO") announces that the auction of £2,500 million of 3¼% Treasury Gilt 2044 has been allocated as follows:

 

(Note: all prices in this notice are quoted in pounds and pence)

 
1. All bids which have been accepted at the lowest accepted price have been allotted approximately 63.5% of the amount bid for.
 
Competitive bids made at prices above the lowest accepted price have been allotted in full. Competitive bids made at prices below the lowest accepted price have been rejected.
 
Price Yield
2. The range of bids accepted was as follows:  
 
Highest Accepted £94.951 3.525%
 
 
Non-competitive allotment price

(i.e. the rounded average accepted price)

£94.892 3.528%
 
 
Lowest Accepted £94.861 3.530%
 
Tail in basis points 0.2*
 
3. The total amounts allotted and bids received were as follows:
Amount allotted to competitive bids £2,249.150 million
Amount allotted to non-competitive bids
Gilt-edged market makers £250.200 million
Others £0.650 million
Total £2,500.000 million
Total bids received £4,593.418 million
Times covered 1.84 times
 
 
4. An additional amount of the Stock totalling up to £250 million will be made available to successful bidders for purchase at the non-competitive allotment price, in accordance with the terms of the Information Memorandum.
 
5. Cheques may be presented for payment. Refund cheques, where appropriate, will be sent as soon as possible by post. Stock allotted to members of CREST will be credited to their accounts by member-to-member deliveries on the relevant settlement date if they so requested.
 
*Tail is calculated as the yield at the lowest accepted price less the yield at the average accepted price

(using unrounded yields). This figure is then multiplied by 100 to convert it into basis points.

Short Name: UKDMO
Category Code: IOD
Sequence Number: 412897
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20140402T104218+0100

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