The National Treasury Management Agency today completed an auction of €1.250 billion of Irish Government bonds.

The NTMA auctioned €950m of 10-year debt at a yield of 0.85% and €300m of 18-year bonds at a yield of 1.4%. 

Both sales were oversubscribed. 

After today's auction, the NTMA has now raised €5.25 billion of its planned €14-18 billion issuance of long-term debt this year.