Irish Sovereign Bond rate reflects strong economy

Ireland sells €750 million of its bond maturing in 2022 by auction

12 May 2016 – The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today completed an auction of €750 million of the benchmark 0.8% Treasury Bond 2022, at a yield of 0.157%.

Total bids received amounted to €1,945 million which was 2.6 times the amount on offer.