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Japan's key bond yield rises to 0.545% in morning

July 15, 2014

The yield on the bellwether 10-year Japanese government bond ended Wednesday morning slightly higher on selling amid a sense of caution over higher prices.

The yield on the No. 334, 0.6 percent issue, the main yardstick of long-term interest rates, ended morning interdealer trading at 0.545 percent, up 0.010 percentage point from Tuesday's close.

The price of the September futures contract for 10-year bonds was down 0.04 point at 145.84 on the Osaka Exchange.

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Source: Japan Economic Newswire

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