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Futures Daily Market Report - 11 March 2001

Daily Market Report

Friday, 11 May 2001

There was heavy trading on the New Zealand Futures & Options Exchange today involving 8026 futures contracts and 500 options contracts traded with a face value of NZ$4.26 billion.

The June-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 7 points at 9433 (5.67%) and the Sept-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 12 points at 9445 (5.55%). The Dec-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 12 points at 9439 (5.61%) and the Mar-02 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 13 points at 9421 (5.79%).

The June-01 Three Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled down 12 points at 9407 (5.93%) and the June-01 Ten Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled down 10 points at 9357 (6.43%).

The June-01 NZSE-10 Share Index Futures Contract settled up 18 points at 957.

The May-01 Electricity Futures Contract closed at $60.50 M/wh.

ends For further information contact Greg Boland at the NZFOE on (09) 309 8308 or (021) 428 600.

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