Egypt: Average yields fall on Egypt's five- and 10-year T-bonds Source: www.export-egypt.com 8/28/2017
Average yields on Egypt’s five- and 10-year treasury bonds fell at an auction central bank data showed.
The average yield on the five-year bonds fell to 16.749 percent from 17.001 percent at the last similar auction on Aug. 14. The yield on the ten-year bonds fell to 16.750 percent from 17.130 percent.
Appetite for Egypt’s domestic debt has increased since November when the central bank floated the pound currency as part of a $12-billion International Monetary Fund programme aimed at boosting the economy.
The central bank has raised interest rates by 700 basis points since the float.