NAIROBI Feb 12 The weighted average yield on
Kenya's 182-day Treasury bills rose to 10.357 percent
at auction on Wednesday from 10.346 percent last week, the
central bank said.
The yield on the 364-day Treasury bills also on
sale, edged lower to 10.672 percent from 10.678 percent last
The central bank received bids worth 6.99 billion shillings
($81.1 million) for the two papers, and accepted 5.25 billion
shillings. It had offered a total 6 billion shillings worth of
the two Treasury bills.
Next week, the central bank will offer 9 billion shillings
worth of 91-day, 182-day and 364-day Treasury bills, it said.
($1 = 86.1700 Kenyan shillings)
(Reporting by Drazen Jorgic; Editing by George Obulutsa)