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Investors swamp sale of 5-year RTBs

THE government sold an initial P192.71 billion in five-year retail Treasury bonds (RTBs) at a coupon of 2.625%, amid strong demand from investors.

Government borrowings surge in May

STATE gross borrowings more than doubled in May, as the government continued to raise funds here and abroad for its pandemic response, bringing the five-month total to P1.509 trillion.

T-bill rates seen sideways ahead of retail bond offer

THE STEADY DROP in yields of Treasury bills (T-bills) is expected to ease this week as market participants gear up for the upcoming retail Treasury bond (RTBs) sale.

Gov’t fully awards fresh 10-year bonds

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the fresh Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it auctioned off on Tuesday on the back of strong liquidity and benign inflation.

BTr to offer retail bonds next week

THE Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) will offer retail Treasury bonds (RTBs) for the second time this year to take advantage of low rates and boost state coffers for its coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) response.

Gov’t upsizes award of T-bills

THE GOVERNMENT hiked the volume of Treasury bills (T-bills) it borrowed on Monday as rates continued to plummet across-the-board.

Treasury bills, bonds on offer this week to fetch lower rates

GOVERNMENT securities on offer this week will likely fetch lower rates on the back of strong liquidity in the market.

PHL debt nears P9 trillion in May

OUTSTANDING DEBT jumped to nearly P9 trillion as of end-May, as the government issued more domestic securities and availed of additional foreign loans to fund its ongoing fight against the pandemic, the Treasury said on Tuesday.

Gov’t fully awards 35-day securities

THE GOVERNMENT fully awarded the 35-day Treasury bills (T-bills) it auctioned off on Tuesday as its rate dropped on strong demand, driven by the surprise rate cut from the central bank.

Gov’t hikes T-bill award to P26B

THE GOVERNMENT upsized the volume of Treasury bills (T-bills) it awarded on Monday as strong demand pulled rates below the two-percent level following the surprise easing move by the central bank last week.

T-bill rates seen to decline on BSP easing

TREASURY BILLS (T-bills) to be auctioned off this week will likely fetch lower rates following the 50-basis-point (bp) cut by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).

Government plans to borrow P205B in July

THE government is seeking to borrow P205 billion from the domestic market in July, a fifth higher than the previous two months, the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) said on Thursday.

Gov’t makes full award of 5-year bonds

THE GOVERNMENT fully awarded the reissued five-year Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it auctioned off on Tuesday despite a climb in yields amid strong demand.

Gov’t makes full award of Treasury bills

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the Treasury bills (T-bills) it offered on Monday even as rates inched up across-the-board due to expectations of a pause in monetary easing.

T-bill, T-bond rates to move sideways

RATES OF government securities on offer this week will likely move sideways on signals of a pause in monetary easing.

Gov’t boosts pandemic war chest with surge in April borrowing

GOVERNMENT borrowing rose 673.96% in April as it raised funds in the Philippines and overseas to help contain the coronavirus outbreak, the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) reported.

Gov’t makes full award of 35-day Treasury bills

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the 35-day Treasury bills (T-bills) it offered on Tuesday on strong demand as rates settled close to the headline inflation print.

Gov’t makes full award of T-bills

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the Treasury bills (T-bills) it auctioned off on Monday on strong demand as investors continued to prefer safer assets.

T-bill rates may move sideways

RATES OF Treasury bills (T-bills) to be auctioned off this week will likely move sideways as the central bank signaled a pause in monetary easing, with inflation slowing last month.

Cash support to GOCCs surges in April on wage subsidy program

SUBSIDIES to state-owned firms surged 573% year on year in April after the Social Security System (SSS) received the funding for the small business wage subsidy program, the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) said.

Gov’t makes full award of bonds

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the reissued three-year Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it auctioned off on Tuesday as demand soared amid strong liquidity in the market, further pulling down rates.

Gov’t raises P28B via T-bills on strong demand

THE GOVERNMENT upsized the amount of Treasury bills (T-bills) it accepted on Monday and even opened the tap facility as rates continued to slide amid strong demand for state debt.

T-bill, T-bond rates likely to slip

RATES OF government securities on offer this week will likely decline slightly on ample demand and as bond yields settle near the headline inflation rate.

Treasury raises P15B from 35-day papers

THE GOVERNMENT fully awarded the 35-day Treasury bills (T-bills) it auctioned off on Tuesday as rates moved sideways.

Gov’t hikes T-bill award

THE GOVERNMENT hiked the volume of Treasury bills (T-bills) it awarded on Monday, even opening the tap facility anew as bids soared while rates moved sideways.

Treasury bill rates to end sideways on rate cut bets

RATES OF Treasury bills (T-bills) on offer this week will likely move sideways on expectations that strong bids will continue and of a policy rate cut by the central bank.

Gov’t fully awards bonds

THE GOVERNMENT fully awarded the reissued five-year Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it offered on Wednesday on the back of low rates and strong demand as investors continue their flight to safer assets.

Gov’t raises P24 billion from Treasury bill offer

THE GOVERNMENT upsized the Treasury bills (T-bills) it awarded on Monday as rates continued to decline on expectations of further monetary easing.

Government borrowings drop in March

THE NATIONAL government’s borrowings declined 79% to P66 billion in March from the P308.218 billion recorded a year ago, according to data from the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr).

T-bills fully awarded

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the 35-day Treasury bills (T-bills) auctioned off on Tuesday on strong demand as investor appetite for short-term papers continues to strengthen.

Gov’t upsizes award of T-bills

THE GOVERNMENT hiked the volume of Treasury bills (T-bills) it awarded on Monday as rates dropped across-the-board on strong demand.

Gov’t fully awards bonds

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the reissued seven-year Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it auctioned off on Tuesday amid lower rates and strong demand as investors eye longer tenors as they seek higher yields.

Treasury makes full award of 35-day papers as rates decline

THE GOVERNMENT fully awarded the Treasury bills (T-bills) it auctioned off on Tuesday for low rates as investors awash with cash continued to flock to safe-haven assets.

Gov’t hikes T-bill award as rates decline on increasing demand

THE GOVERNMENT upsized the volume of Treasury bills (T-bills) it awarded on Monday on the back of strong demand and low rates across all tenors.

Gov’t makes full award of T-bond offer on low rates, strong...

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the reissued Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it offered on Tuesday on the back of low rates and strong demand, as investors flocked to safe-haven assets.

Treasury raises P24 billion from T-bills on strong market demand

THE GOVERNMENT upsized its award of Treasury bills (T-bills) on Monday due to strong demand following central bank’s remarks on further monetary easing and the Treasury’s announcement of a dollar bond issue.

Gov’t makes full award of 35-day Treasury bills as demand climbs

THE GOVERNMENT fully awarded the Treasury bills (T-bill) auctioned off on Tuesday and opened the tap facility for another P10-billion offer as investors holding excess cash flocked to safe-haven assets.

Gov’t hikes T-bill award on strong demand

THE GOVERNMENT upsized the volume of Treasury bills (T-bills) it awarded on Monday amid lower rates and strong bids, as the market welcomed the central bank’s stimulus measures, such as last week’s off-cycle rate cut.

Gov’t awards one-year T-bonds amid demand for shorter tenors

THE GOVERNMENT fully awarded the Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it offered on Tuesday on the back of market demand for shorter tenors amid expectations of another policy rate cut soon.

Gov’t fully awards T-bill offering

THE GOVERNMENT fully awarded the Treasury bills (T-bills) it auctioned off on Monday as rates mostly declined amid strong liquidity and expectations of a policy rate cut, even opening the tap facility to raise another P10 billion to accommodate strong demand.

SEC gives P2B in gov’t fight vs COVID-19

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is giving P2 billion to the national government as aid in the fight against the coronavirus disease 2019...

Treasury turns down all bids for 35-day T-bills as rates increase

THE GOVERNMENT rejected all bids for the one-month Treasury bills (T-bills) it auctioned off on Tuesday as investors continue to ask for higher yields amid uncertainties caused by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

Gov’t rejects all bids for T-bills

THE GOVERNMENT rejected all bids for the Treasury bills (T-bills) it offered on Monday following the surge in rates as investors prefer to keep their cash amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

Gov’t rejects bids for T-bonds

THE GOVERNMENT rejected all bids for the fresh seven-year Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it offered on Tuesday amid higher rates, amid uncertainties due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

Gov’t rejects all bids for T-bills as rates spike due to...

THE GOVERNMENT rejected all bids for the Treasury bills (T-bills) auctioned off on Monday as rates spiked with the offer undersubscribed as investors opted to hold cash amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.