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JGB buyers unfazed by uncertainty at referendum-day auction

TOKYO -- Japan's Ministry of Finance enjoyed solid demand for new 20-year debt Thursday, belying predictions of a low-turnout auction ahead of a U.K. vote on European Union membership.

The government bond offering was oversubscribed by 3.61 times, up from 3.36 times in the previous sale.

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