JGBs inch down ahead of BOJ’s bond-buying plan

Financial Post | Jun 26, 2020 at 8:59 AM
  • Japanese government bond prices edged lower on Friday as investors refrained from taking big positions ahead of the Bank of Japan’s (BOJ) monthly bond operation plans for July.
  • The two-year JGB yield added half-a-basis point to minus 0.145%, while the five-year yield dipped half-a-basis point to minus 0.110%.
  • In the superlong zone, the 20-year JGB yield rose half-a-basis point to 0.395%, while the 30-year JGB yield and the 40-year JGB yield remained unchanged at 0.580% and 0.615%, respectively.