Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Auction of 20-Year Bangladesh Government Treasury Bonds (BGTB) was held on Tuesday, officials said.

Fourteen bids amounting of BDT 2.32 billion were offered against pre-targeted amount of BDT 1.50 billion. Of those, 14 bids amounting total of BDT 1.50 billion were accepted.

“The coupon rate of the accepted bids was 10.8500 percent,” a central bank statement said.

BBN/SI/AD-28Sept11-12:16 pm (BST)