RBI-Underwriting Auctions for Government Securities for ` 14,000 crore on January 22, 2015
January, 21st 2015
The Government of India have announced the sale (re-issue) of the Government Stock through auctions to be held on January 23, 2015.
As per revised scheme of underwriting, dated November 14, 2007, the amounts of Minimum Underwriting Commitment (MUC) and the minimum bidding commitment under Additional Competitive Underwriting (ACU) for the underwriting auctions, per Primary Dealer, are as under:
(` in crore)
Nomenclature of the Security
MUC amount per Primary Dealer
Minimum bidding commitment per PD under ACU auction
8.27 per cent GS 2020
8.60 per cent GS 2028
8.24 per cent GS 2033
8.30 per cent GS 2040
The underwriting auctions will be conducted using multiple price based auction method on January 22, 2015. Primary Dealers (PDs) may submit their bids for ACU auctions electronically through Core Banking Solution (E- Kuber) System between 10.30 a.m. and 12.00 noon on the date of underwriting auction.
The underwriting commission will be credited to the current account of the respective PDs at the RBI, Fort, Mumbai on the date of issue of securities.