NEW YORK, April 19 Speculators raised their net
bullish bets on U.S. 10-year Treasury note futures in the latest
week on the view about a weakening global economy and the
diminishing chances of inflation as a threat, according to
Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.
The amount of bullish, or long, positions in 10-year
Treasury futures from speculators exceeded bearish or short
positions by 135,372 contracts on April 16, according to the
CFTC's latest Commitments of Traders data.
There were 120,799 more longs in 10-year note futures than