Underwriting Auction for sale of Government Securities for ₹ 30,000 cr on August 28, 2020

IAS Prelims 2023

Government of India has announced the sale (issue/re-issue) of Government Stock detailed below through auctions to be held on August 28, 2020.

As per revised 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)
5.09% GS 2022 3,000 72 72
5.77% GS 2030 18,000 429 429
GOI FRB 2033 4,000 96 96
New GS 2060 5,000 120 120

The underwriting auction will be conducted through multiple price-based method on . PDs may submit their bids for ACU auction electronically through Core Banking Solution (E- Kuber) System between .

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


Press Release by RBI