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Japan's key bond yield edges down in morning on lower U.S. stocks

July 27, 2014

The yield on the bellwether 10-year Japanese government bond ended Monday morning slightly lower in the wake of falls in U.S. stocks on Friday.

The yield on the No. 334, 0.6 percent issue, the main yardstick of long-term interest rates, ended morning interdealer trading at 0.520 percent, down 0.005 percentage point from Friday's close.

The price of the September futures contract for 10-year bonds was up 0.09 point to 146.00 on the Osaka Exchange.

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Source: Japan Economic Newswire

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