The Bank of Japan is expected to buy less of the shorter-dated JBG maturities at its regular operations in April

For today:

  • 10-year JGB yield flat
  • 30-year yield dipped a basis point
  • two-year rose 2 basis points to minus 0.175 percent (highest since late December)

On Friday the Bank of Japan announced it trim the amount of one- to three-year and three- to five-year JGBs it buys in April

  • Purchase amounts of longer-dated JGBs to remain unchanged

via Reuters