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US Treasury yields edge lower after Fitch downgrade

By Kevin Buckland

TOKYO (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury yields edged down in Tokyo on Wednesday after ratings agency Fitch lowered the country’s top credit rating.

The 10-year Treasury note declined about 3.2 basis points (bps) to 4.015% as of 0017 GMT, retracing part of its 9 bps rise from Tuesday.