Japan MOF sells 40-year JGBs at auction

Mon Aug 19, 2013 11:57pm EDT

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TOKYO, Aug 20 (Reuters) - An auction of 40-year Japanese
government bonds on Tuesday produced a highest accepted yield of
1.920 percent, with 22.5 percent of the bids accepted at that
yield, the Ministry of  Finance said.
    Details were as follows:
 Highest accepted yield           1.92 pct
 Coupon rate                      1.9 pct
 Bids accepted at highest yield   22.5 pct
 Issue date                       Aug. 22, 2013
 Maturity date                    March 20, 2053
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