Benchmark JGBs edge down, long ends firm after strong 30-year sale

June 7, 2016 7:28 AM

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TOKYO, June 7 Japanese government bonds put in a mixed performance on Tuesday, with benchmark JGBs edging down slightly while the superlong zone firmed after strong demand at a 30-year JGB sale.

The benchmark 10-year yield edged up half a basis point to minus 0.120 percent, while June 10-year futures ended nearly flat, down just 0.01 point at 152.16.

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