Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The central bank of Bangladesh held auctions for BDT 10.0 billion in Treasury Bills in the last week, the treasury officials said.

The auctions for 91-day, 182-day and 364-day bills were conducted on October 25 where the implicit yield for 91-day bills increased by 10 basis points to 2.30 percent.

The yield for 182-day bills increased slightly by 1 basis point to 3.54 percent, they said, adding that the weighted average yield of 364-day bills remained unchanged at 4.60 percent.

An auction of a 20-year Treasury bond was held on October 27 where the implicit yield increased by 51 basis points to 9.10 percent.

BBN/SS/SI/AD-31October09-12:40 pm (BST)