On Sales of Federal Loan Bonds
OREANDA-NEWS. In April-August 2016, the total value of federal loan bonds (OFZ) sold by the Bank of Russia from its own portfolio was 133.279 billion rubles worth. Also, in January-August 2016, the Bank of Russia redeemed its OFZ which overall nominal value was 35.847 billion rubles.
|OFZ nominal value in billion rubles|
|Sold in April 2016||60.694|
|Sold in May 2016||59.207|
|Sold in June 2016||11.580|
|Sold in July 2016||0.630|
|Sold in August 2016||1.168|
|Redeemed in January — August 2016||35.847|
|Amount of outstanding loan as of 1 September 2016||61.411|
The Bank of Russia will continue to sell OFZ and provide sales results information on a monthly basis.