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Daily Market Report 5/4/01

Daily Market Report

Thursday, 5 April 2001

There was heavy trading on the New Zealand Futures & Options Exchange today involving 4818 futures and 500 options contracts traded with a face value of NZ$2.65 billion.

The June-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 6 points at 9431 (5.69%) and the Sept-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 5 points at 9445 (5.55%). The Dec-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 6 points at 9434 (5.66%) and the Mar-02 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 7 points at 9413 (5.87%).

The June-01 Three Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled down 10 points at 9427 (5.73%) and the June-01 Ten Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled down 11 points at 9396 (6.04%).

The June-01 NZSE-10 Share Index Futures Contract settled up 10 points at 936.

The April-01 Electricity Futures Contract closed at $57.50 M/wh.

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