The government securities (G-Sec) ended mixed on alternate bouts of buying and selling. While call rates closed stable as demand from borrowing banks matched supplies.
The 8.33 per cent G-Sec maturing in 2026 inched up to Rs 100.38 from Rs 100.37 previously, while its yield held steady at 8.28 per cent.
The 8.15 per cent G-sec maturing in 2022 moved up to Rs 99.8425 from Rs 99.8325, while its yield softened to 8.17 per cent from 8.18 per cent.
The 8.20 per cent G-sec maturing in 2025 and the 8.83 per cent G-sec maturing in 2041 were also quoted higher to Rs 99.23 and 103.95, respectively.
However, the 8.19 per cent G-sec maturing 2020 moved down to Rs 99.9675 from Rs 99.98 last Friday, while its yield held steady at 8.19 per cent.
The 9.15 per cent G-sec maturing 2024 and 8.24 per cent G-sec maturing in 2018 also quoted lower at Rs 106.10 and Rs 100.49, respectively.
The call money rate ended stable at 8.00 per cent from previous closing level. It moved in a range of 8.15 per cent and 7.90 per cent.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) under the Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF) purchased securities worth Rs 1,133.90 crore in 41 bids at the one-day repo auction at a fixed rate of 8.00 per cent.