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Japan's key bond yield rises in morning on Tokyo stocks' rebound

January 20, 2014

TOKYO , Jan. 21 -- ( Kyodo ) _ The yield on the benchmark 10-year Japanese government bond rose Tuesday morning on bond-selling prompted by a rebound in Tokyo stocks. The yield on the No. 332, 0.6 percent issue, the main yardstick of long-term interest rates, ended morning interdealer trading at 0.670 percent, up 0.010 percentage point from Monday's close. The price of the March futures contract for 10-year bonds was down 0.12 point to 144.18 on the Tokyo Stock Exchange .

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Source: Japan Economic Newswire

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