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Treasuries Drop as EFSF Expansion, Economic Outlook Sap Demand

November 29, 2011

Nov. 30 (Bloomberg) -- Treasuries fell for a fourth day as the expansion of the European Financial Stability Facility bailout fund and a projected increase in pending home sales in the U.S. curbed demand for the safest assets.

The yield on the benchmark 10-year note rose one basis point to 2 percent as of 9:32 a.m. in Tokyo.

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