The yield on the benchmark 10-year Japanese government bond ended Wednesday morning unchanged as traders refrained from buying following recent rises in government bond prices.
The yield on the No. 333, 0.6 percent issue, the main yardstick of long-term interest rates, ended morning interdealer trading at 0.605 percent, unchanged from Friday's close. Japanese financial markets were closed Monday and Tuesday for public holidays.
The price of the June futures contract for 10-year bonds rose 0.04 point to 145.13 on the Osaka Exchange.
Most Popular Stories
- Homeowners More Satisfied With Mortgage Servicers
- Russia, Ukraine Now Face Off Over Football Clubs
- Law Lets Users Unlock Cellphones
- Reno Gigafactory No Cinch to Land Tesla Plant
- Body Parts Retrieved at MH17 Crash Site
- Government Meets Goal for Small-business Contracts
- Motorists Get Rare Summer Break on Gas Prices
- Obama Vows to Veto House Immigration Bill
- Chrysler U.S. Sales in July Hit 9-Year High
- MassMutual Teams Up With ALPFA