Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Treasuries Maintain Loss as Obama Says Leaders Have Debt Deal

Aug. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Treasuries maintained losses after President Barack Obama said leaders of both parties in the U.S. House and Senate had reached an agreement to raise the nation’s debt ceiling and cut the federal deficit.

The 10-year yield climbed four basis points to 2.83 percent as of 9:47 a.m. in Tokyo, according to Bloomberg Bond Trader prices. The 3.125 percent note due in May 2021 slid 10/32, or $3.13 per $1,000 face amount, to 102 1/2.

To contact the reporter on this story: Garfield Reynolds in Sydney at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Nicholas Reynolds at

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.