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Japan's key bond yield rises in morning

June 19, 2014

The yield on the benchmark 10-year Japanese government bond rose Friday morning on selling to adjust positions amid a lack of trading cues.

The yield on the No. 334, 0.6 percent issue, the main barometer of long-term interest rates, ended morning interdealer trading at 0.590 percent, up 0.005 percentage point from Thursday's close.

The price of the September futures contract for 10-year bonds rose 0.03 point to 145.37 on the Osaka Exchange.

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Source: Japan Economic Newswire

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