LONDON, March 27 Safe-haven German 10-year bond
yields fell to almost two-week lows on Monday, after U.S.
President Donald Trump's failure on healthcare reform raised
questions about his ability to push through tax cuts and fiscal
spending to boost the economy.
As risk assets such as stocks came under pressure, bond
yields across Europe fell. U.S. Treasury yields were also lower.
Germany's benchmark 10-year Bund yield fell 3 basis points
to around 0.39 percent, its lowest level in almost
two weeks. French 10-year bond yields fell to 0.98 percent
, a near three-week low.
In a blow to Trump, the healthcare bill was pulled from the
floor of the House of Representatives on Friday because it
failed to draw enough support from within Trump's Republican
(Reporting by Dhara Ranasinghe; Editing by Andrew Heavens)