Dutch Two-Year Notes Stay Higher as Nation Sells Securities

Dutch two-year notes stayed higher as the nation sold 2 billion euros ($2.6 billion) of securities maturing in 2014 and 2037.

The yield on the two-year note was 11 basis points lower at 0.40 percent at 9:15 a.m. London time. The 10-year yield fell four basis points to 2.39 percent.

The Netherlands sold 1 billion euros of 3.75 percent notes maturing in 2014 at an average yield on 0.523 percent and 995 million euros of 4 percent bonds maturing in 2037 at an average yield on 2.782 percent.

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