Bonds Rupee opens tad lower at 69.76 a dollar, bond yields rise Updated : May 21, 2019 09:13 AM IST At 09:10 AM, the rupee was trading at 69.72 a dollar, up 2 paise from its Monday’s close of 69.74. In debt markets, the yields on the 10-year government bonds were up 0.07 percent to 7.29 percent from its previous close of 7.29 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.