Call rate ended higher at 6.15 per cent at the call money market here today on good demand from brorowing banks while Government bonds (G-Secs) ended mixed due to uneven demand and supply transactions. The 6.79 per cent government seurity maturing in 2027 rose to Rs 102.3850 from Rs 102.3375 previously while its yield eased to 6.45 pct. The 6.79 per cent govenrment security maturing in 2029 fell to Rs 100.0925 from Rs 100.16 previously while its yield ruled steady at 6.77 pct. The 7.35 pct government security maturing in 2024 moved up to Rs 103.1600 from Rs 103.0875 while its yield eased to 6.76 pct from 6.78 pct. The 7.72 pct govenrment security maturing in 2025 firmed up to Rs 105.32 from Rs 105.26 while its yield moved down to 6.83 pct from 6.84 pct. The 7.73 per cent government security maturing in 2034 ruled steady at Rs 106.55 while its yield eased to 7.06 pct from 7.07 pct. The overnight call money rates ended higher to 6.15 per cent from last weekend's level of 6.05 per cent.
It moved in a range of 6.00 pct and 6.25 per cent today. Meanwhile, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), under the Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF), purchased securities worth Rs 26 billion in 4 bids at the overnight repo operations at a fixed rate of 6.25 per cent as on today, while it sold securities worth Rs 34.27 billion in 13 bids at the 2 days reverse repo auction at a fixed rate of 6.00 per cent as on July 15.
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