STOCKHOLM Oct 13 Sweden's central bank bought 1.5 billion crowns ($174 million)worth of government bonds in a reverse auction as part of its quantitative easing programme, it said on Thursday.
It bought 750 million crowns of 2019 bonds at an average yield of -0.693 percent and the same amount of 2022 bonds at -0.332 percent. ($1 = 8.6231 Swedish crowns) (Reporting by Stockholm Newsroom; Editing by Daniel Dickson)
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