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The issuance will be used to finance the budget deficit
10:20 AM CBE issues EGP 17.2bn in T-bills Sunday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bills (T-bills) worth EGP 17.2 billion on Sunday, on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MOF). The first tranche of the T-bills will be offered through 91-day notes at EGP 8.5 …
Tax revenue from sovereign debt yields reached EGP 32.78 billion
15 April 04:34 PM Egypt nets EGP 33bn tax revenue from sovereign debt in 8M
By: Eslam Fadl Cairo – Mubasher: Egypt’s tax revenue from the yield on treasury bills and bonds rose by 19.08% year-on-year during the first eight months of fiscal year 2018/2019, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) revealed. Tax revenue from sovereign …
The issuance will be used to finance the budget deficit
14 April 10:20 AM CBE issues EGP 17bn in T-bills Sunday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bills (T-bills) worth EGP 17 billion on Sunday, on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MOF). The first tranche of the T-bills will be offered through 91-day notes at EGP 8.5 …
Aramco sold $1 billion three-year bonds at 55 bps over US Treasuries
10 April 11:54 AM Saudi Aramco raises $12bn in first-ever bond sale
Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Arabian Oil Co, better known as Saudi Aramco, is set to raise $12 billion in its first-ever international bond issue, Al Arabiya reported, citing a document issued by one of the banks leading the deal.   The Saudi oil …
The issuance will be used to finance the budget deficit
7 April 10:49 AM CBE issues EGP 17.5bn in T-bills Sunday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bills (T-bills) worth EGP 17.5 billion on Sunday, on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MOF). The first tranche of the T-bills will be offered through 91-day notes at EGP 8.75 …
The board was authorised to take all necessary requirements
25 March 05:20 PM Al Wathba’s shareholders nod to $150m bonds issue
Mubasher: The shareholders of Al Wathba National Insurance Co, listed on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange (ADX), approved on Sunday the issuing of unconvertible bonds at a total value of $150 million. Al Wathba noted that its ordinary general meeting …
The average yield of the 91-day notes reached 17.24%
25 March 04:16 PM Yields on Egypt’s T-bills hit lowest in 2 yrs
By: Heba El-Kordy Cairo – Mubasher: Total yields on Egypt’s treasury bills (T-bills) sold in Sunday’s have fallen since the beginning of 2019 due to the emerging markets crises. The average yield of the 91-day notes reached 17.24%, marking the …
Egypt issues EGP 1.25bn T-bonds Monday
25 March 10:14 AM Egypt issues EGP 1.25bn T-bonds on Monday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bonds (T-bonds) worth EGP 1.25 billion on Monday, on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MOF). The first tranche of the T-bonds will be offered through five-year notes at EGP 750 …
Kuwait came in the third place for the holdings of the US treasury bonds
17 March 12:36 PM Kuwait’s holdings of US Treasuries decline 1.45% in January
Mubasher: Recent data showed that Kuwait’s holdings of the US Treasury bonds decreased by 1.45% in January when compared to December 2018. Kuwait’s holdings of the US debt instruments declined to $40.7 billion in January from $41.3 billion last …
The roadshow comes as part of the government’s new debt strategy
14 March 12:32 PM Egypt to kick off sovereign debt roadshow in Asia next week
Cairo – Mubasher: A number of Egyptian ministers will be heading some of the Asian and the GCC markets next week for a roadshow to promote the country’s upcoming debt issuances and attract foreign investments, a top official said. The roadshow …
The green bonds sale is part of the Egyptian government’s new debt strategy
13 March 11:12 AM Egypt mulls local green bond issuance
Cairo – Mubasher: Egypt is currently mulling over the possibility of issuing green bonds locally in line with the planned international issuance expected to take place in the fourth quarter of the current fiscal year or the first quarter of …
Egypt issues EGP 1.75bn T-bonds Monday
4 March 10:30 AM Egypt issues EGP 1.75bn T-bonds Monday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bonds (T-bonds) worth EGP 1.75 billion on Monday on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MOF). The first tranche of T-bonds will be offered through three-year notes at EGP 1 …
The issuance will be used to finance the budget deficit
28 February 10:35 AM Egypt issues EGP 18bn T-bills Thursday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bills (T-bills) worth EGP 18 billion on Thursday on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MoF). The first tranche of the T-bills will be offered through 182-day notes at EGP 8.75 …
CBE issues EGP 17bn T-bills Sunday
24 February 10:52 AM CBE issues EGP 17bn T-bills Sunday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bills (T-bills) worth EGP 17 billion on Sunday on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MOF). The first tranche of T-bills will be offered through 91-day notes at EGP 8.5 billion, …
This issuance will boost foreign investors’ confidence in the Egyptian economy
20 February 11:07 AM Egypt sells $4bn int’l bonds
Cairo – Mubasher: Egypt’s Ministry of Finance (MoF) has issued dollar-denominated Eurobonds, including five-year, 10-year, and 30-year notes, worth a combined of $4 billion with significant yields. This comes in light of subscriptions exceeding …
Total yields on Egypt’s T-bonds sold amounted to EGP 4.05 billion
19 February 09:02 AM Egypt’s T-bond yields mark 10M-low on CBE’s interest-rate cut
By: Heba El-Kordy Cairo – Mubasher: The yield on the Egyptian treasury bonds (T-bonds) sold in Monday’s auction has fallen to its lowest level since May 2018, data by the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) showed. This came following the CBE’s Monetary …
The MPC reduced overnight deposit rate and overnight lending rate by 100 basis points (bps) to 15.75% and 16.75%, respectively
18 February 12:17 PM Yields on Egypt’s T-bills hit lowest since May
By: Heba El-Kordy Cairo – Mubasher: Total yields on Egypt’s 273-day and 91-day treasury bills (T-bills) sold in Sunday’s auction amounted to EGP 9.4 billion, down EGP 7.6 billion from the requested sum of EGP 17 billion, data by the Central Bank …
Egypt issues EGP 1.75bn T-bonds Monday
18 February 10:02 AM Egypt issues EGP 1.75bn T-bonds Monday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bonds (T-bonds) worth EGP 1.75 billion on Monday on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MOF). The first tranche of T-bonds will be offered through three-year notes at EGP 1 …
China ranked the top holder of US debt instruments
17 February 02:07 PM GCC holdings of US debt instruments nears $281bn in December
Mubasher: The GCC region’s holdings of US debt instruments fell 0.4% month-on-month to $280.64 billion in December from $281.743 billion. Saudi Arabia raised its holdings of debt instruments by 1.06% to $171.6 billion last December, against $169.9 …
CBE issues EGP 17bn T-bills Sunday
17 February 10:24 AM CBE issues EGP 17bn T-bills Sunday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will issue treasury bills (T-bills) worth EGP 17 billion on Sunday on behalf of the Ministry of Finance (MOF). The first tranche of T-bills will be offered through 91-day notes at EGP 8.5 billion, …
The bonds will be matured in three months on 14 May 2019
12 February 04:41 PM Kuwait C.bank bonds covered 15.7 times
Mubasher: The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) has issued bonds and securities valued at KWD 160 million ($528 million), with a return of 3%. The issuance has a coverage rate of 15.7 times with total demand value of KWD 2.5 billion, according to the …
CBE sold T-bills worth $1.014 billion at an average yield of 3.797%
11 February 06:27 PM CBE sells $1.014bn T-bills on Monday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) on Monday announced selling more than it originally offered of the 364-day US dollar-denominated treasury bills (T-bills). After offering $1 billion of the one-year T-bills, the CBE sold T-bills …
The central bank issued KWD 240m bonds and securities last week
11 February 04:39 PM Kuwait C.bank issues KWD 160m bonds
Mubasher: The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) announced issuing bonds and securities at a total value of KWD 160 million ($527.2 million). The bonds hold a maturity period of three months, with a return of 3%, according to the central bank’s latest …
The average interest rate on government treasury bills and bonds has been raised to 18.6% in this year’s estimates
11 February 11:20 AM Egypt raises average USD exchange rate in FY18/19 budget
Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian Ministry of Finance (MoF) has raised the average exchange rate of the US dollar to EGP 18 in its initial estimates of the state’s 2018/2019 budget, versus an earlier estimated average of around EGP 17.25. The average …
CBE issues $1bn T-bills Monday
11 February 10:28 AM CBE issues $1bn T-bills Monday
Cairo – Mubasher: The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has issued 364-day $1 billion treasury bonds (T-bills) on Monday. On 6 January, the CBE had sold US dollar-denominated T-bills worth $854.1 million at an average yield of 3.797%.  Egypt’s debt …