Underwriting Auction for sale of Government Securities for ₹31,000 cr on February 18, 2021

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Government of India has announced the sale (re-issue) of Government Stock detailed below through auctions to be held on February 18, 2021.

As per the extant scheme of underwriting notified on November 14, 2007, the amounts of Minimum Underwriting Commitment (MUC) and the minimum bidding commitment under Additional Competitive Underwriting (ACU) for the underwriting auction, applicable to each Primary Dealer (PD), are as under:

(₹ in crore)
Security Notified Amount Minimum Underwriting Commitment (MUC) amount per PD Minimum bidding commitment per PD under ACU auction
3.96% GS 2022 2,000 48 48
5.15% GS 2025 11,000 262 262
5.85% GS 2030 11,000 262 262
New GS 2061 7,000 167 167

The underwriting auction will be conducted through multiple price-based method on February 18, 2021 (Thursday). PDs may submit their bids for ACU auction electronically through Core Banking Solution (E- Kuber) System between 09:00 A.M. and 09:30 A.M. on the date of underwriting auction.

The underwriting commission will be credited to the current account of the respective PDs with RBI on the date of issue of securities.


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