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Treasuries Rise; Five-Year Yield Falls to Record Low 0.7331%

January 29, 2012

Jan. 30 (Bloomberg) -- Treasury five-year yields fell to a record low on speculation the Federal Reserve is preparing to increase its debt purchases to spur the economy.

The yield on the five-year note dropped to 0.7331 percent in Tokyo trading, versus the previous record of 0.7395 percent set Jan 27.

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