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15 April 2020

 

PRESS NOTICE

AUCTION OF BRITISH GOVERNMENT STOCK

Auction Details

Auction Date

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Issue and Settlement Date

Thursday, 23 April 2020

Bidding Convention

Fully paid Bid Price (see Note 1)

Accrued Interest payable with bid

£0.002732240437 per £100 nominal

Auction Open

10.30am London Time

Auction Close

11.30am London Time

Details of Security

Title

1% Treasury Gilt 2024

Amount (nominal) for auction

£3,250 million (fungible with previous issues) (see Note 3)

Nominal outstanding after auction

£30,533.7 million

Maturity Date

22 April 2024 at par

Interest Dates

22 April and 22 October

ISIN Code

GB00BFWFPL34

SEDOL Code

B-FWF-PL3

Strippable

No (see Note 4)

Interest Payable

Gross (see Note 2)

Next Interest Date

22 October 2020 (Standard Coupon)

Note 1: Bids may be made on either a competitive or a non-competitive basis. Details of the bidding procedures are set out in the prospectus and in the Information Memorandum. Gilt-edged Market Makers may bid by means of the Bloomberg Bond Auction System to the DMO not earlier than 10.30 am on Wednesday, 22 April 2020 and not later than 11.30 am on Wednesday, 22 April 2020.

Note 2: Holders may elect to have United Kingdom income tax deducted from interest payments, should they so wish, on application to the Registrar, Computershare Investor Services PLC.

Note 3: Subject to the provisions of the Information Memorandum, this auction will be eligible for the Post Auction Option Facility of an additional amount of the Gilt equivalent to 25% of the nominal amount of the Gilt allocated at the auction. Details of the Post Auction Option Facility procedures are set out in the Information Memorandum, as supplemented by the Prospectus.

Note 4: The Gilt may not be stripped and reconstituted until so specified in a notice issued by the DMO.

Documentation

Prospectus for auction of £3,250 million of 1% Treasury Gilt 2024

DMO : 15 April 2020

Available on the DMO’s Gilt Market Publications webpage at:

https://www.dmo.gov.uk/publications/

Information Memorandum relating to the Issue, Stripping and Reconstitution of British Government Stock

DMO : 31 March 2020

https://www.dmo.gov.uk/media/16368/infmemadd310320.pdf

Formulae for Calculating Gilt Prices from Yields

DMO : 16 March 2005

http://www.dmo.gov.uk/media/1955/yldeqns.pdf

Applications from Members of the Approved Group of Investors

For this auction applications may not be made by members of the Approved Group.

Remit 2020-21

Gilt sales of £156.1 billion (cash) are currently planned in 2020-21

Short Name: UKDMO
Category Code: IOD
Sequence Number: 697289
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20200415T170258+0100

Contacts

UK Debt Management Office

Contacts

UK Debt Management Office