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From the IrishTimes: BOND YIELDS HIT RECORD HIGH

Irish bond yields hit a new record high above 6.7 per cent today as speculation continued that European government finances are worsening.

By 1.03pm, the yields on 10-year Irish Government bonds rose to 6.734 per cent, with the spread between the German bund and Irish bonds widening to 445 basis points. Earlier, yields had hit a high of 6.786 per cent.

The yields jumped 20 points this morning as a report from [...]