8/30/2017, 3:35 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Treasuries fall as North Korea tensions ease

United States government bonds declined on Wednesday as investors focused on new data releases and as concerns over North Korea's missile launch on Tuesday subsided. 

The yield on 10-year Treasuries climbed 1.57 basis points to 2.1449% at 3:21 pm CET, while the yield on two-year bonds jumped 2.19 basis points to 1.3374%. The yield on 30-year debt was 0.85 basis points higher at 2.7469%.

In Europe, the yield on 10-year German Bunds rose 2.8 basis points to 0.37%, whereas the yield on 10-year British gilts surged 4.4 basis points to 1.044%. Bond yields move in the opposite direction relative to prices.

Baha Breaking News (BBN) / IB