Government securities (G-Sec) closed mixed on alternate bouts of buying and selling. The 8.15 per cent G-Sec maturing in 2022 moved up to Rs 99.72 from Rs 99.71 last Friday, while its yield held steady at 8.19 per cent.
The 8.97 per cent G-sec maturing in 2030 edged up to Rs 105.4750 from Rs 105.46, while its yield held stable at 8.38 per cent.
Call rates end low
Call money rates at the overnight market ended higher on good demand from borrowing banks. The overnight call money rate finished higher at 8.05 per cent from previous closing level of 7.95 per cent. It moved in a range of 8.15 per cent and 7.95 per cent.