Hanoi – The Hanoi Stock Exchange successfully held 15 auctions in October, mobilising over 7.51 trillion VND (330.6 million USD) of bonds issued by the State Treasury, up 45.5 percent over September.
The ratio of winning bids reached 60.5 percent of the offerings.
The coupon annual rates were 4.50-4.65 percent for five-year bonds, 4.83 percent for seven-year, 5.42-5.90 percent for ten-year and 6.20 percent for 15-year ones.
Compared to September, the coupon rates of five-year and seven-year State Treasury bonds decreased, while those for 10-year term increased.
Meanwhile, outright transaction on more than 952 million bonds worth over 104.6 trillion VND was made in the secondary market in October, down 10.9 percent over the previous month. Repo (repurchase agreement) transaction was also made on over 1.047 billion Government bonds, valued at more than 106.1 trillion VND, up 17.7 percent over September.
Foreign investors spent over 4.5 trillion VND on outright purchases and sold over 1.8 trillion VND, while making repo sale of over 345 billion VND and no repo purchase.
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