Bond Report: Treasury yields tick lower as Brexit uncertainty stirs haven buying

Treasury prices rose Tuesday, pulling yields lower, as investors remain unsure how Britain’s path to leave the European will take shape, drawing inflows into haven assets.

The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, -0.89% fell 1.5 basis points to 2.481%, a day after the benchmark maturity notched its biggest daily rise in nearly four months. The 30-year bond yield TMUBMUSD30Y, -0.18% was down 1.2 basis points to 2.878%, while the 2-year note yield TMUBMUSD02Y, -1.72% slipped 2 basis points to 2.326%. Bond prices move inversely to yields.

The 10-year U.K. government bond yield TMBMKGB-10Y, -4.38% fell 3.6 basis points to 1.012%.

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