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  • Prices also rose on caution ahead of the first U.S. presidential debate between candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, analysts said. "A lot of the gains in Treasuries are safe-haven trades," said Kim Rupert, managing director for fixed income at Action Economics in San Francisco. The German bank has been fighting a $14 billion demand from the U.S. Department...

  • Sept 26- Wall Street fell on Monday as investors hunkered down for the first U.S. presidential debate between candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. "Wall Street favors Hillary at this point because she is a known commodity. "But I don't think it's too late for Wall Street to warm up to Trump."

  • Deutsche Bank won't become a "Lehman moment," Peter Boockvar told CNBC, as shares of the German lender sank to record lows.

  • *U.S. presidential debate kicks off at 9:00 p.m. ET. Sept 26- Losses on Wall Street deepened in volatile trading on Monday, as Pfizer led a decline in healthcare stocks and Deutsche Bank pulled financials down, with investors awaiting the first U.S. presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Deutsche Bank's U.S-listed shares fell as much as...

  • Sept 26- Wall Street was lower late Monday morning, dragged down by Pfizer and as investors anxiously await the first U.S. presidential debate to gauge how the candidates plan to shape the economy and policy. While the White House race has so far had little discernible effect on the market, that may soon change as polls show a tightening race ahead of the first...

  • The German bank has been fighting a $14- billion demand from the U.S. Department of Justice to settle a mortgage mis-selling case. "Today's bullish tone in Treasuries is largely the result of the risk-off sentiment in global equities," said Gennadiy Goldberg, interest rates strategist at TD Securities in New York. German magazine Focus reported over the weekend...

  • Central bank policy and 'Deutsche Bank'

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Lindsey Group's Peter Boockvar discuss central bank policy and "Deutsche Bank."

  • Sept 26- Wall Street was lower on Monday as Pfizer weighed on health stocks and Deutsche Bank on financials. Deutsche Bank's U.S.-listed shares fell 6 percent to a record low of $11.96, and dragged on big Wall Street banks, after a German magazine said Chancellor Angela Merkel has ruled out state assistance for the lender. The bank said it had no need for German...

  • Sept 26- Wall Street was set to open lower on Monday, with investors gearing up for the first debate between U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Deutsche Bank's U.S.-listed shares fell nearly 5 percent premarket and dragged on big Wall Street banks after a German magazine cited government sources saying Chancellor Angela Merkel...

  • *Deutsche says did not ask Berlin to intervene with U.S. FRANKFURT/ BERLIN, Sept 26- Deutsche Bank said on Monday it had no need for German government help with a $14 billion U.S. demand to settle claims it missold mortgage-backed securities, as its shares hit a record low. German magazine Focus reported at the weekend that Chancellor Angela Merkel had met Deutsche...

  • Deutche Bank shares drop on capital concerns

    CNBC's Wilfred Frost reports shares of Deutsche Bank are slipping following a report Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel has ruled out aid.

  • Supporters of Pegida hold flags during a demonstration at Konigsufer Square in Dresden, Germany on February 6, 2016.

    A rise in right-wing extremism is posing a serious threat to the economy in East Germany, according to a government report.

  • Sept 26- U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday amid a volatile oil market and ahead of the first U.S. presidential debate. *Investors are awaiting a highly anticipated face-off between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at 9:00 p.m. ET in the run-up to the Nov. 8 election. Oil prices rallied in volatile trading as the world's largest...

  • Deutsche Bank stock hits record low

    Shares of the firm take a tumble after reports Angela Merkel won't help with its legal troubles.

  • We will solve our problems by ourself: Deutsche Bank

    Joerg Eigendorf, head of communications and senior group director at Deutsche Bank, says the bank strongly intends to solve its problems by itself.

  • *Clinton vs Trump TV debate due later. LONDON, Sept 26- European stocks fell on Monday, weighed down by a pullback in the shares of major banking and energy companies, with Deutsche Bank hitting a record low. German magazine Focus, citing unidentified government sources, reported on Saturday that German Chancellor Angela Merkel had ruled out state assistance for...

  • Deutsche Bank signage.

    Deutsche Bank shares saw renewed selling in stock markets on Monday after a report seemed to rule out any state-aid for the embattled German lender.

  • *Draghi to defend ECB policies in Bundestag this week. BERLIN, Sept 25- Michael Stuebgen, a conservative member of the German parliament, was speaking with the head of a local savings bank recently about the European Central Bank's quantitative easing program. Stuebgen, a spokesman on European affairs for Chancellor Angela Merkel's party in the Bundestag,...

  • BERLIN— German and French economic and financial leaders are meeting for talks focused on the strengthening of growth and investment in Europe, and the impact of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. The Berlin talks Friday, a regular meeting of the Franco-German Financial and Economic Council founded in 1988, brings together the economy and finance...

  • BERLIN/ MOSCOW, Sept 21- German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Wednesday as he headed to trade talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin that he favoured lifting EU sanctions on Moscow but that would require progress on peace in Ukraine. Soon afterwards, conflict broke out in eastern Ukraine between government forces and separatists, but a fragile...