Government of India has announced the sale (issue/re-issue) of Government Securities, as detailed below, through auctions to be held on January 19, 2024.

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:

(₹ crore) Security Notified Amount Minimum Underwriting Commitment (MUC) amount per PD Minimum bidding commitment per PD under ACU auction 7.33% GS 2026 8,000 191 191 7.18% GS 2037 10,000 239 239 7.25% GS 2063 12,000 286 286 New GOI SGrB 2054 5,000 120 120

The underwriting auction will be conducted through multiple price-based method on January 19, 2024 (Friday). 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 day of underwriting auction.

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

Ajit Prasad            
Director (Communications)

Press Release: 2023-2024/1692