German bonds: Cash increased – current yield 2.51 percent

FRANKFURT (dpa-AFX) – The prices of German government bonds rose on Monday. In return, the current yield fell from 2.54 percent on Friday to 2.51 percent, as the Deutsche Bundesbank announced in Frankfurt.

Among federal securities, there were 22 losers with price reductions of up to 0.11 percentage points. This faced 42 winners with premiums of up to 1.44 points. The Bundesbank sold bonds with a net value of 1.8 million euros.

The Rex bond index (REX overall price index) rose by 0.19 percent to 125.18 points. Deutsche Börse calculates this index based on the spot prices of selected bonds./jsl/men