Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– The REPO auction of Bangladesh Bank for commercial banks and financial institutions was held on Monday, officials said. 
Twenty two bids of 1-day tenor amounting tot al of BDT 120.2580 billion were received. Of those, 22 bids amounting total of BDT 41.2744 billion were accepted. 
Moreover, 14 primary dealers of 1-day tenor amounting total of BDT 36.9771 billion were provided as liquidity support facility. The rate of interest of REPO and liquidity support facility was 5.50 percent per annum.
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