The Finance Ministry raised $513 million – in dollars, euros and hryvnia – in its weekly government bond auction yesterday.
The Ministry reported on Facebook that hryvnia bonds, annual yields were virtually unchanged: 3-month at 8.5%; 1-year at 11.2%; 18-month at 11.3%; and 2-year at 12.05%. Investors bought $63 million worth of 2-year dollar bonds at 3.9%. The majority of sales were 1-year euro bonds. Investors bought €238 million – two times more than in the total sold in the two previous euro auctions this year.