Bond yields dip, call rate steady
Government bonds (G-Secs) firmed up on good buying support from banks and corporates. The 6.79 per cent G-Sec maturing in 2027 surged to ₹101.81 from ₹101.56 on Monday, while its yield moved down to 6.53 per cent from 6.57 per cent. The interbank call money rate ruled steady for the second day as the demand from borrowing banks matched supplies. It ended at its previous level of 5.80 per cent. It commenced higher at 6 per cent and traded in the 5.70-6 per cent range.