Argentina Sells ARS 137.005 Mln 259-day Bills; Avg Yld 12%

Dec. 1 (Bloomberg) -- The following issue will go on sale via auction today.

Issuer: Central Bank of Argentina Type: Letra del Banco Central (LEBAC interna) Amount Tendered: 137.005 million pesos Amount Allocated: 137.005 million pesos Non-Competitive Tranche: 0.005 million pesos Maximum Yield: 12% Minimum Price: 92.1531% Settlement: Dec. 1, 2010 Maturity: Aug. 17, 2011 Security ID: {EI444458 Corp <Corp> DES <GO>}

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