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#Bond Yields

# bond-yields - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Explainer: Everything you've always wanted to know about bonds but were afraid to ask

The National Treasury Management Agency auctioned €1.5 billion of Irish government bonds last week.

# bond-yields - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Good news - People are betting that Ireland will still be around in 100 years

The State has sold it’s first ever 100-year-bond.

# bond-yields - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Cashing in: the NTMA has raised another €500 million from the markets

Ireland has now raised €7 billion of its €8 billion target for the year, locking in low rates while they’re on offer.

# bond-yields - Thursday 8 May, 2014

What do our bond yields actually mean?

Yields. Oversubscription. Treasury Bonds. What does it all mean?

# bond-yields - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Record breaker: Irish bond yields hit new floor

Record breaker: Irish bond yields hit new floor

Yields hit lowest level since 2005 in advance of €1bn auction tomorrow.

# bond-yields - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Ireland’s post-bailout return to the bond markets raised €3.75 bn

Demand for the 10-year benchmark bond amounted to €14 billion.

# bond-yields - Friday 22 November, 2013

Tough decisions ahead regardless of Troika involvement - Minister

Junior Minister Paschal Donohoe says that since we have now chosen to leave the bailout without a precautionary credit line, we must now keep borrowing rates low:

# bond-yields - Thursday 14 November, 2013

5 reasons why the government decided to exit the bailout and go it alone

When the bailout ends, Ireland will not avail of a precautionary credit line, but why? Let us explain…

# bond-yields - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Ireland raises €4.19 billion in first return to bond markets

Investors were willing to give us €4.19 billion in loans maturing in 2017 and 2020 – but they come at a cost.

# bond-yields - Friday 13 January, 2012

Good news for the euro? Italian bond yields fall below 5 per cent

The financially troubled country received a favourable response to its latest bond auction.

# bond-yields - Friday 6 January, 2012

Italian leader Monti to meet Sarkozy amid bond fears

Monti is seeking to persuade EU leaders that Italy’s mountain of debt does not pose a threat to the eurozone.

# bond-yields - Monday 14 November, 2011

Concern for France's AAA rating as 10-year bond yields rise

Investors are becoming increasingly concerned about France’s overall debt and deficit levels.