DUBAI Dec 8 The volume of issuance shrank and
yields rose at a monthly auction of short-term Treasury bills by
Qatar's central bank this week, central bank data showed on
The bank sold 670 million riyals ($184 million) of bills:
180 million riyals of three-month bills at a yield of 1.67
percent, 190 million riyals of six-month at 1.88 percent, and
300 million riyals of nine-month at 2.10 percent.
That compared with 1.45 billion riyals at November's
auction: 650 million riyals of three-month at 1.51 percent, 500
million riyals of six-month at 1.73 percent, and 300 million
riyals of nine-month at 2.00 percent.
(Reporting by Andrew Torchia)