Asia-Pacific Bond Risk Rises, Credit-Default Swap Prices Show

June 8 (Bloomberg) -- Markit iTraxx Japan index increased 4bps to 191bps, Citigroup prices show.

* Benchmark is headed for biggest 1-day gain since June 1,

according to data provider CMA * Markit iTraxx Australia index advanced 2bps to 198bps,

Westpac Banking Corp. prices show * Markit iTraxx Asia index of 40 investment-grade borrowers

outside Japan climbed 2bps points to 194.5bps, Standard

Chartered prices show

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