Ukraine has received more than $ 1.3 billion from the placement of Eurobonds

Ukraine received funds from issue of bonds of external state loan. On account – 1 billion 318 million dollars. Funds will be directed to the state budget.

It is reported by the Ministry of Finance.

In General, has placed Eurobonds for $ 3 billion. The remaining amount will send to the redemption of bonds maturing in 2015.

We will remind, a week ago, September 18, during his working visit to new York the Finance Minister said that Ukraine has placed $ 3 billion of Eurobonds for 15 years at 7,375%. This was a record long for Ukrainian market period. This means that investors trust Ukraine and are ready to invest, say in the Ministry of Finance.

At the peak of collection of applications, about 350 investors have applied to the acquisition of new Ukrainian securities. Total volume of bids amounted to 9.5 billion dollars. It also creates the preconditions for further improvement of Ukrainian credit ratings due to responsible approach to the management of public debt. It also means that Ukrainian business will be able easier and cheaper to attract external funding for its development.