China to issue 20 billion in 50-year T-bonds

Updated: 2013-05-18 14:09


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BEIJING -- The Ministry of Finance (MOF) announced Friday that it will issue 20 billion yuan ($3.23 billion) in 50-year book-entry treasury bonds.

The issuance marks the ministry's tenth issuance of book-entry treasury bonds this year, according to a statement posted on the MOF website.

The interest rate for the bonds is fixed at 4.24 percent.

Interest will be paid every half year on May 20 and November 20 annually, while the last interest and the principal will both be paid upon maturity on May 20, 2063.