Ukraine completed the placement of Eurobonds for $3 billion, on account credited $1.32 billion
Ukraine completed the placement of Eurobonds for $ 3 billion, on Tuesday the Treasury bills subject to repurchase bonds early issues credited 1.32 billion dollars, the press service of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine.
“The accounts of the Treasury of Ukraine transferred funds in the amount of 1.32 billion dollars. Simultaneously, the closing of the transaction for redemption of bonds of external state loans of Ukraine, maturing in 2019 and 2020 for a total amount of 1.68 billion dollars. This transaction was carried out to reduce peak load on the state budget for repayment of the state debt in 2019-2020″, – stated in the message on the website of the Ministry of Finance.The Ministry of Finance of Ukraine: $1.3 billion from the placement of Eurobonds were brought into the country
According to the Agency, the proceeds of the new issue, transferred to the Treasury account, will be used for financing the General Fund of the state budget.
Last week, Ukraine made a placement of Eurobonds for $ 3 billion for 15 years with a yield of $ 7,375%. The issue provides for four equal amortization payments in years 2031-2032. According to the Deputy Minister of Finance of Ukraine Yuriy Butsa, almost all of Ukraine’s Eurobonds were purchased by investors from the United States.