Issue date: 
Monday, 23 March 2020

The Treasury today announced changes to the interest rates available on Kiwi Bonds, effective from 23 March 2020. The interest rates for the six-month and 12-month Kiwi Bonds have decreased from 1.00% to 0.50%. The interest rates for two-year and four-year Kiwi Bonds have decreased from 1.00% to 0.75%.

Kiwi Bond interest rates are set periodically from moving averages of domestic wholesale interest rates. The new Kiwi Bond interest rates have been set to better align to those available in wholesale markets.

The Kiwi Bonds rates are as follows:

For subscriptions of $1,000 - $500,000

Maturity Rate
6 months 0.50 percent per annum
12 months 0.50 percent per annum
2 years 0.75 percent per annum
4 years  0.75 percent per annum
Ends

Treasury Contacts

Kim Martin | Acting Director, Capital Markets
Tel: +64 4 890 7274

Emma Clarke | Senior Strategist – Funding Strategy and Engagement
Tel: +64 4 917 6980

Last updated: 
Monday, 23 March 2020