Media Statements archive

New Zealand Government Bond Tender Schedule - October 2020

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 23 Sep 2020

The Treasury has announced details of the regular New Zealand Government Bond tender schedule for the month of October 2020. Formal confirmation of each tender occurs on announcement dates.

2020/21 New Zealand Government Bond Programme decreased to NZ$50 Billion

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 16 Sep 2020

In conjunction with the Pre-election Economic and Fiscal Update 2020, the Treasury has updated the forecast core Crown borrowing programme.

New Zealand Government Bond Tender Schedule - September 2020

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 26 Aug 2020

The Treasury has announced details of the regular New Zealand Government Bond tender schedule for the month of September 2020. Formal confirmation of each tender occurs on announcement dates.

Additional Issue of 15 April 2027 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Tue 25 Aug 2020

The Treasury has today announced that NZ$4.0 billion of nominal 15 April 2027 New Zealand Government Bonds have been issued via syndicated tap.

Syndicated Tap of 15 April 2027 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 24 Aug 2020

The Treasury announces the syndicated tap of the 4.50% coupon 15 April 2027 nominal bond.

Panel for Syndicated Tap of 15 April 2027 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 19 Aug 2020

The Treasury has today announced the appointment of the following joint lead managers to form the panel for the syndicated tap of the 15 April 2027 nominal bond: 

Change of Publication Date of Pre-Election Economic and Fiscal Update 2020 and Forecast Core Crown Borrowing Programme

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 17 Aug 2020

The Minister of Finance has today announced that the Pre-Election Economic and Fiscal Update (PREFU) 2020 release is now scheduled for 16 September 2020.

New Zealand Government Bond Tender Schedule - August 2020

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 29 Jul 2020

The Treasury has announced details of the regular New Zealand Government Bond tender schedule for the month of August 2020. Formal confirmation of each tender occurs on announcement dates.

Issue of 15 May 2041 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Tue 14 Jul 2020

The Treasury has today announced that NZ$4.5 billion of nominal 15 May 2041 New Zealand Government Bonds have been issued via syndication.

Changes to Kiwi Bond Interest Rates

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 13 Jul 2020

The Treasury today announced changes to the interest rates available on Kiwi Bonds, effective from 13 July 2020.

Launch of 15 May 2041 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 13 Jul 2020

The Treasury announces the launch of a new 1.75% coupon 15 May 2041 nominal bond.

Syndicate for Launch of 15 May 2041 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 8 Jul 2020

The Treasury has today announced the appointment of the following joint lead managers to form the panel for the syndication of the 15 May 2041 nominal bond: 

New Zealand Government Bond Tender Schedule - July 2020

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 24 Jun 2020

The Treasury has announced details of the regular New Zealand Government Bond tender schedule for the month of July 2020. Formal confirmation of each tender occurs on announcement dates.

Issue of 15 May 2024 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Tue 16 Jun 2020

The Treasury has today announced that NZ$7.0 billion of nominal 15 May 2024 New Zealand Government Bonds have been issued via syndication.

Launch of 15 May 2024 Nominal Bond Announced

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Issue date: 
Mon 15 Jun 2020

The Treasury announces the launch of a new 0.50% coupon 15 May 2024 nominal bond.

Syndicate for Launch of 15 May 2024 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Thu 11 Jun 2020

The Treasury has today announced the appointment of the following joint lead managers to form the panel for the syndication of the 15 May 2024 nominal bond: 

New Zealand Government Bond Tender Schedule – June 2020

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 27 May 2020

The Treasury has announced details of the regular New Zealand Government Bond tender schedule for the month of June 2020. Formal confirmation of each tender occurs on announcement dates.

New Zealand Debt Management announces set time for Monthly Tender Schedule publication

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 25 May 2020

Upcoming Monthly Tender Schedules will now be published at the set time of 8am (NZT) on the day prior to the last tender of the previous month.

2020/21 New Zealand Government Bond Programme Set at NZ$60 Billion

Media statement
Issue date: 
Thu 14 May 2020

In conjunction with the Budget Economic and Fiscal Update 2020, the Treasury has updated the forecast core Crown borrowing programme.

New Zealand Government Bond Tender Schedule – May 2020

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 29 Apr 2020

The Treasury has announced details of the regular New Zealand Government Bond tender schedule for the month of May 2020. Formal confirmation of each tender occurs on announcement dates.

Additional Issue of 15 May 2031 Nominal Bonds Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Tue 7 Apr 2020

The Treasury has today announced that an additional NZ$3.5 billion of nominal 15 May 2031 New Zealand Government Bonds have been issued via a syndicated tap.

Syndicated Tap of 15 May 2031 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 6 Apr 2020

The Treasury announces the syndicated tap of the 1.50% coupon 15 May 2031 nominal bond. Given the timing of the launch, the Treasury also announces the cancellation of tender no.

Panel for Syndicated Tap of 15 May 2031 Nominal Bond Announced

Media statement
Issue date: 
Fri 3 Apr 2020

The Treasury has today announced the appointment of the following joint lead managers to form the panel for the syndicated tap of the 15 May 2031 nominal bond: 

2019/20 New Zealand Government Bond Programme Increased to NZ$25 Billion

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 1 Apr 2020

The forecast 2019/20 New Zealand Government Bond (NZGB) programme is now set at NZ$25 billion. This represents revised assessments of funding requirements due to additional fiscal impacts of COVID-19.

June Quarter and 2019/20 Bond Programme update to be announced at 8am, Wednesday 1 April 2020

Media statement
Issue date: 
Tue 31 Mar 2020

New Zealand Debt Management will publish its issuance plans for the June Quarter 2020 and an update on the 2019/20 New Zealand Government Bond programme at 8am on Wednesday 1 April 2020.

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Advisory note: Changes to New Zealand Government Bond (NZGB) tender bidding increments

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 25 Mar 2020

The Treasury has updated its Operating Rules and Guidelines to allow participants in NZGB tenders to bid in increments of 0.25 basis points rather than the previously required 0.5 basis points.

Changes to Kiwi Bond Interest Rates

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 23 Mar 2020

The Treasury today announced changes to the interest rates available on Kiwi Bonds, effective from 23 March 2020.

Reserve Bank to begin Large Scale Asset Purchases

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 23 Mar 2020

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has today announced it will be undertaking Large Scale Asset Purchases (LSAPs) of New Zealand Government Bonds in the secondary market.

New Zealand Government Treasury Bill Tenders to be held weekly

Media statement
Issue date: 
Thu 19 Mar 2020

Further to the recent announcement regarding changes to the 2019/20 New Zealand Government Bond Programme and the Government’s COVID-19 Economic Resp

2019/20 New Zealand Government Bond Programme Increased to $13 Billion

Media statement
Issue date: 
Tue 17 Mar 2020

In conjunction with the Government’s COVID-19 Economic Response Package announcement, the Treasury has updated the forecast core Crown borrowing programme.

New Member joins the Capital Markets Advisory Committee (CMAC)

Media statement
Issue date: 
Thu 12 Mar 2020

The Treasury is pleased to announce the appointment of Phillip Anderson to its Capital Markets Advisory Committee (CMAC).  Phillip is an independent consultant with over 30 years’ experience in public debt management, market development and is a fo

2019/20 New Zealand Government Bond Programme Unchanged at NZ$10 Billion

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 11 Dec 2019

In conjunction with the Half Year Economic and Fiscal Update 2019, the Treasury has updated the forecast core Crown borrowing programme.

New Zealand Government Bond Tender Schedule - March 2020 Quarter

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 11 Dec 2019

The Treasury has announced details of the regular New Zealand Government Bond tender schedule for the March quarter of the 2019/20 fiscal year. Formal confirmation of each tender occurs on announcement dates.

Current acting arrangements and changes to Capital Markets Advisory Committee Membership

Media statement
Issue date: 
Tue 1 Oct 2019

The Treasury has today announced acting arrangements for its Financial and Commercial Directorate.

Updated New Zealand Government Securities Primary Market Access Framework takes effect

Media statement
Issue date: 
Mon 30 Sep 2019

The Treasury has confirmed transition to the new Primary Market Access Framework for New Zealand Government Securities (NZGS), takes effect today 30 September 2019.

New Zealand Government Bond Tender Schedule – December 2019 Quarter

Media statement
Issue date: 
Wed 25 Sep 2019

The Treasury has announced details of the regular New Zealand Government Bond tender schedule for the December quarter of the 2019/20 fiscal year. Formal confirmation of each tender occurs on announcement dates.