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Results of the Treasury certificates auction of 9/08/2016

The Belgian Debt Agency informs you that it has accepted bids of Treasury certificates for a total amount of EUR 2.005 billion, distributed into the following lines :

ISIN Code : BE0312736086 - 10/11/2016
Amount taken (EUR billion): 0.475
Weighted average yield : -0.602 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 3.19

ISIN Code : BE0312745178 - 10/08/2017
Amount taken (EUR billion): 1.530
Weighted average yield : -0.572 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.49


See our Reuters page BELG/TC or Bloomberg page BELG - TC Auctions - Results.

Read on - 09/08/2016 11:44 - Debt Agency

Federal Government Debt at end July 2016

The Belgian Federal Government Debt amounted to EUR 403.84 billion as of 31 July 2016. Debt issued or taken over by the federal government amounted to EUR 403.56 billion, and the institutions for which the federal government supports the debt service, registered a debt of EUR 0.28 billion.

In net terms (i.e. deducting financial deposits and investments, as well as securities owned by the Treasury), the Federal Government Debt amounted to EUR 389.18 billion.

Read on - 02/08/2016 15:33 - Debt Agency

Results of the Treasury certificates auction of 2/08/2016

The Belgian Debt Agency informs you that it has accepted bids of Treasury certificates for a total amount of EUR 1.580 billion, distributed into the following lines :

ISIN Code : BE0312736086 - 10/11/2016
Amount taken (EUR billion): 0.445
Weighted average yield : -0.593 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 3.58

ISIN Code : BE0312738108 - 12/01/2017
Amount taken (EUR billion): 1.135
Weighted average yield : -0.594 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.52


See our Reuters page BELG/TC or Bloomberg page BELG - TC Auctions - Results.

Read on - 02/08/2016 11:46 - Debt Agency

EMTN issue in USD

On Wednesday 27th  July, the Kingdom of Belgium  issued within the framework of its EMTN-programme a new 3-year USD 3 billion bond at a spread of 15 basis points over mid-swap.


This new bond matures on 3 August 2019 and pays a coupon of   1.125 %.


The issue has been swapped into euro in order to cancel any currency risk.
After swap the Kingdom pays a negative interest rate.

Read on - 28/07/2016 10:29 - Debt Agency

Results of the OLO auction of 18/07/2016

Results OLO auction of 18/07/2016


The Belgian Debt Agency informs you that it has accepted bids for a total amount of EUR  3.321 billion, distributed into the following lines :

 

- OLO 1.00 % 22/06/2026 (OLO77)
ISIN code : BE0000337460
Amount taken (EUR billion): 1.210
Weighted average yield : 0.220 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.140

 

- OLO 1.00 % 22/06/2031 (OLO75)
ISIN code : BE0000335449
Amount taken (EUR billion): 0.755
Weighted average yield : 0.573 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.110

 

- OLO 1.90 % 22/06/2038 (OLO76)
ISIN code : BE0000336454
Amount taken (EUR billion): 0.741
Weighted average yield : 0.844 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.230

 

- OLO 1.60 % 22/06/2047 (OLO78)
ISIN code : BE0000338476
Amount taken (EUR billion): 0.615
Weighted average yield : 1.091 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.120

 

See our Reuters page BELG/OLO or Bloomberg page BEDA - OLO Auctions - Results.

 

Read on - 18/07/2016 14:25 - Debt Agency

OLO-auction of 18/07/2016 : range

The Belgian Debt Agency informs you that the range for the upcoming auction on Monday, 18 July 2016, has been determined at   EUR 2.8/3.5 billion

4 OLO lines will be auctioned :

Read on - 15/07/2016 11:37 - Debt Agency

Results of the Treasury certificates auction of 12/07/2016

The Belgian Debt Agency informs you that it has accepted bids of Treasury certificates for a total amount of EUR 1.912 billion, distributed into the following lines :

ISIN Code : BE0312735070 - 13/10/2016
Amount taken (EUR billion): 0.502
Weighted average yield : -0.604 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 2.69

ISIN Code : BE0312744163 - 13/07/2017
Amount taken (EUR billion): 1.410
Weighted average yield : -0.577 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.31


See our Reuters page BELG/TC or Bloomberg page BELG - TC Auctions - Results.

Read on - 12/07/2016 11:48 - Debt Agency

OLO auction of 18/07/2016

The Belgian Debt Agency informs you that the following 4 OLO lines will be auctioned on Monday, 18 July 2016 :

Read on - 11/07/2016 17:11 - Debt Agency

Federal Government Debt at end June 2016

The Belgian Federal Government Debt amounted to EUR 407.32 billion as of 30 June 2016. Debt issued or taken over by the federal government amounted to EUR 407.04

billion, and the institutions for which the federal government supports the debt service, registered a debt of EUR 0.28 billion.

In net terms (i.e. deducting financial deposits and investments, as well as securities owned by the Treasury), the Federal Government Debt amounted to EUR 391.80 billion.

Read on - 06/07/2016 10:41 - Debt Agency

Programme of events for the 2016 Belgian National Day

On the occasion of the National Day on 21 July this year, the FPS Chancellery of the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Defence, the FPS Home Affairs, and the Federal and Local Police, in close collaboration with the Syndicat d’initiative Bruxelles Promotion, organise a series of events in Brussels for the general public. The objective is to turn this Belgian National Day into a great popular event, giving all citizens the opportunity to share in a festive moment in the heart of the capital.

Read on - 05/07/2016 13:33 - FPS Chancellery of the Prime Minister - Directorate General External Communication

Results of the Treasury certificates auction of 05/07/2016

The Belgian Debt Agency informs you that it has accepted bids of Treasury certificates for a total amount of EUR 1.613 billion, distributed into the following lines :

Read on - 05/07/2016 11:54 - Debt Agency

Famhp publishes annual report 2015

The federal agency for medicines and health products (famhp) published its annual report 2015.

Read on - 30/06/2016 15:11 - Agence fédérale des médicaments et des produits de santé (afmps)

Invitation to the press: Presentation of the events for the 2016 Belgian National Day (not to be published)

On 20 and 21 July 2016, the federal authorities are organising multiple events to celebrate the National Day. The press is invited to a press conference that is taking place coming Monday 4 July, during which the various organisers of the federal authorities will present the programme.

Read on - 30/06/2016 12:17 - FPS Chancellery of the Prime Minister - Directorate General External Communication

Buyback OLO 63

Within the framework of its announced Buyback program for bonds coming to maturity within 12 months, the Belgian Debt Agency has started quoting bid prices on a special window on the MTS AM electronic platform as of today June 30th, 2016 to buy back its OLO 63 (ISIN : BE0000323320) having a current outstanding of 13.234.000.000 EUR.

Read on - 30/06/2016 10:32 - Debt Agency

Results of the OLO auction of 20/06/2016

The Belgian Debt Agency informs you that it has accepted bids for a total amount of EUR  3.201 billion, distributed into the following lines :

- OLO 1.00 % 22/06/2026 (OLO77)
ISIN code : BE0000337460
Amount taken (EUR billion): 1.281
Weighted average yield : 0.463 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.320

- OLO 1.00 % 22/06/2031 (OLO75)
ISIN code : BE0000335449
Amount taken (EUR billion): 1.515
Weighted average yield : 0.837 %
Bid-to-cover ratio : 1.310

Read on - 20/06/2016 12:20 - Debt Agency