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Daily Market Report 25/01/01

Daily Market Report

Thursday, 25 January 2001

There was heavy trading on the New Zealand Futures & Options Exchange today involving 4954 futures and 30 options contracts traded with a face value of NZ$2.4 billion.

The Mar-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled up 4 points at 9366 (6.34%). The June-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled up 3 points at 9392 (6.08%) and the Sept-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled up 2 points at 9409 (5.91%). The Dec-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled unchanged at 9408 (5.92%).

The Mar-01 Three Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled unchanged at 9418 (5.82%) and the Mar-01 Ten Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled down 1 point at 9386 (6.14%).

The March-01 NZSE-10 Share Index Futures Contract settled unchanged at 886.

The January-01 Electricity Futures Contract closed at $29.00 M/wh.

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