Bonds Rupee opens lower at 69.04 a dollar, FOMC in focus Updated : March 20, 2019 09:15 AM IST At 09:10 AM, the rupee was trading at 69.08 a dollar, down 12 paise from its Tuesday’s close of 68.96. In debt markets, the yields on the 10-year government bonds were down 0.12 percent to 7.37 percent from its previous close of 7.38 percent. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.