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New Zealand Government Securities Overview (Jun 2018)

The Treasury's New Zealand Debt Management Office (NZDMO)

The NZDMO manages the issuance of debt securities on behalf of the New Zealand Crown[1]. These securities provide investors with exposure to a diverse and robust economy, a strong fiscal and institutional framework, a sovereign credit rating in the top twenty globally, and a yield above many peers.

This overview provides investors with insights into New Zealand's:

It includes practical information on participating in the New Zealand Government Securities Market.

  • [1] Securities are issued in the name of “Her Majesty the Queen in right of New Zealand”.

Treasury Contacts

Kim Martin | Principal Strategist
Tel: +64 4 890 7274 | Email:

Sarah Vrede | Director, Financial Operations and Head of NZDMO
Tel: +64 4 917 6071 | Email:


This document is for general information purposes only. It is not a product disclosure statement, disclosure document or other offer document under New Zealand law or any other law.

This document is not, and does not constitute financial advice. All reasonable care has been taken in relation to the preparation and collation of this document. Except for statutory liability which may not be excluded, no person, including NZDMO or any person mentioned in this document accepts responsibility for any loss or damage howsoever occurring resulting from the use or reliance on this document by any person. Any person considering investing in New Zealand Government securities must refer to any relevant offer documents and disclosures provided expressly in connection with those securities and should take their own independent financial and legal advice on their proposed investment.


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Last updated: 
Friday, 1 June 2018