News Headline Summary

Irish debt agency chief says at the moment it is to keep T-Bill auction sales at EUR 500mln

- 10-year benchmark issue will be the subject of discussions with investors.
- Hopeful of a return to auction programme in 2013 although no debt set.
- Moody's junk rating is depressingly low and upgrade would clearly help matters.

Update details:

- Ratings agency Fitch said that yesterday’s EUR 2.5bln debt sale by the NTMA will not lead to an upgrade in Ireland’s credit rating.

Print 12:55, 09 Jan 2013 - Fixed Income - Source: Newswires