Treasuries Rise as Fed Maintains Pace of Asset-Purchase Program

Sept. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Treasuries rose after the Federal Reserve unexpectedly maintained the pace of monthly bond purchases that have helped make the central bank the largest holder of U.S. government debt.

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