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Futures Daily Market Report - 25/07/01

Daily Market Report

Wednesday, 25 July 2001

There was moderate trading on the New Zealand Futures & Options Exchange today involving 3086 futures and 100 options contracts traded with a face value of NZ$1.59 billion.

The Sept-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 3 points at 9426 (5.74%) and the Dec-01 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 3 points at 9420 (5.80%). The Mar-02 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 5 points at 9394 (6.06%) and the June-02 90 Day Bank Bill Contract settled down 4 points at 9366 (6.34%).

The Sept-01 Three Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled down 7 points at 9354 (6.46%) and the Sept-01 Ten Year Government Stock Futures Contract settled down 5 points at 9330 (6.70%).

The Sept-01 NZSE-10 Share Index Futures Contract settled up 7 points at 912.


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