TOKYO, June 16 (Reuters) - Japanese government bond yields
ticked up on Wednesday, buoyed by hopes of a recovery in the
Japanese economy as the country's vaccine roll-outs accelerate,
while many investors looked to the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy
meeting later in the day.
Benchmark 10-year JGB futures fell 0.03 point to
The 10-year JGB yield rose 0.5 basis point to
0.050%, extending its rebound from Friday's 0.025%, its lowest
level since early January.
The 20-year JGB yield rose 1 basis point to
0.440% while the 30-year yield added 1 basis
point to 0.680%.
The 40-year JGB yield rose 2 basis points to
0.740%, its highest level in two months.
(Reporting by Tokyo Markets Team; Editing by Rashmi Aich)