State Treasury raises 6,128 billion VND from government bonds

14:43 | 09/06/2017 Economy

The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) sold 6,128 trillion VND (266.4 million USD) worth of government bonds at an auction on June 8.

At the auction - Source: VNA

The amount included 1,850 billion VND worth of five-year bonds with an interest rate of 5.05 percent per year, equal to that of bonds of the same term sold at the May 31 session.

Meanwhile, successful bidders bought 1,950 billion VND worth of seven-year bonds bearing an interest rate of 5.33 percent, lower than that of the previous auction.

Meanwhile, 1,300 billion VND worth of bonds with 20-year maturity were sold with a winning yield of 7 percent, equal to those at May 24 sale, while 728 billion VND worth of 30-year bonds were sold with an interest rate of 7.5 percent, down 0.05 percent from the previous sale.

Since early this year, the State Treasury has raised more than 109,524 billion VND worth of government bonds via auctions at the HNX.

Theo VNA