The Ministry of Economy and Finance announces the placement results of the syndicated issuance of a new 50-year BTP and a tap of the 7-year BTP due 15th March 2028.
As concerns the new 50-year BTP, the bond, maturing on the 1st March 2072 with accrual date 1st of March 2021, has a 2.15% annual coupon, paid on a semi-annual basis. The amount of 5 billion Euro has been issued at a re-offer price of 99.467, equivalent to a 2.179% gross annual yield.
As concerns the tap of the 7-year BTP, due 15th March 2028, coupon 0.25%, the amount of 7 billion Euro has been issued at a re-offer price of 99.238, equivalent to a 0.362% gross annual yield.
The settlement date of the above-mentioned transactions is set on the 14th of April.
The bond has been placed through a syndicate, structured with five lead managers, Barclays Bank Ireland PLC, BofA Securities Europe S.A., J.P. Morgan AG, Société Générale Inv. Banking and UniCredit S.p.A. and with the rest of Specialists in Italian Government bonds participating as co-lead managers.
Details regarding the demand composition will follow in the next press release of the Ministry.
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