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  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- U.S. stock index futures sank in the overnight session into Wednesday as a market that had been expecting a victory by Democrat Hillary Clinton scrambled to adjust to an upset win by Republican Donald Trump. "His victory speech helped turn markets a bit," said Brian Jacobsen, chief portfolio strategist at Wells Fargo Funds Management in Menomonee...

  • LONDON, Nov 9- European stock futures fell sharply on Wednesday and were poised for their worst day since the Brexit vote in the UK as global markets were left stunned by the rising possibility of Republican candidate and political outsider Donald Trump becoming the next U.S. Republican Donald Trump edged closer to winning the White House with a series of...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- U.S. stock index futures tumbled on Tuesday as the path to victory for market favorite Hillary Clinton narrowed after Ohio was called for Republican Donald Trump, putting him on a stronger course to win the U.S. presidential election. Trump and Democratic rival Clinton remained in close battles not only in traditional battleground states, but...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- The U.S. Treasuries market rallied late Tuesday, driving benchmark yields to their lowest level in a month as U.S. stock index futures plunged on results that pointed to growing chances of Republican nominee Donald Trump winning the U.S. presidency. Benchmark 10- year Treasury notes were up over 1 point in price with a yield of 1.736 percent, down...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- U.S. stock index futures tumbled in choppy trade on Tuesday as tight races in key states including Florida and Ohio stoked bets that Republican Donald Trump could win the U.S. presidential election, spooking investors who have been counting on a victory by Democrat Hillary Clinton. "Donald Trump has stunned the consensus thinking, thus far," said...

  • *Asia shares ex- Japan up 0.2 pct, Nikkei adds 0.5 pct. SYDNEY, Nov 9- Asian markets were on tenterhooks on Wednesday as early state exit polls in the U.S. presidential election showed wins for both candidates and no clear trend as yet, causing an immediate shift back to safe haven assets. Equities were still generally firmer, with U.S. stock futures up 0.3 percent in...

  • LONDON, Nov 8- Oil prices eased on Tuesday, paring earlier gains as voting in the U.S. presidential election got under way, in line with a retreat in U.S. stock index futures and a pickup in the dollar. The most recent polls have put Democrat Hillary Clinton ahead of Republican rival Donald Trump in Tuesday's election. Brent January crude oil futures were down 37 cents...

  • LONDON, Nov 8- Oil prices eased on Tuesday, paring earlier gains as voting in the U.S. presidential election got underway, in line with a retreat in U.S. stock index futures and a pickup in the dollar. The most recent polls have put Democrat Hillary Clinton ahead of Republican rival Donald Trump in Tuesday's election. Brent January crude oil futures were down 19 cents...

  • Nov 8- U.S. stock index futures were marginally lower on Tuesday as investors braced for the result of a highly contentious U.S. presidential election, with the odds largely favoring Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton. *Clinton has a 90 percent chance of defeating Republican nominee Donald Trump and was on track to win 303 votes in the Electoral College to Trump's...

  • Nov 7- U.S. stock index futures rallied on Monday, a day before the U.S. presidential election, after the FBI said no criminal charges would be laid against Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton as a result of a probe into her email practices. *The FBI sent shockwaves through the presidential race on Sunday, saying a review of newly found emails gave it no reason to change...

  • Nov 7- U.S. stock index futures rallied on Monday, a day before the U.S. presidential election, after the FBI said no criminal charges would be laid against Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton as a result of a probe into her email practices. *The FBI sent shockwaves through the presidential race on Sunday, saying a review of newly found emails gave it no reason to change...

  • Nov 7- U.S. stock index futures rallied on Monday, a day before the U.S. presidential election, after the FBI said no criminal charges would be laid against Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton as a result of a probe into her email practices. *The FBI sent shockwaves through the presidential race on Sunday, saying a review of newly found emails gave it no reason to change...

  • Nov 7- U.S. stock index futures rallied on Monday, a day before the U.S. presidential election, after the FBI said no criminal charges would be laid against Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton as a result of a probe into her email practices. *The FBI sent shockwaves through the presidential race on Sunday, saying a review of newly found emails gave it no reason to change...

  • US 10- YEAR TREASURY FUTURES DOWN 0.3 PCT AS ELECTION WEEK TRADING KICKS OFF, STOCK FUTURES UP SHARPLY.

  • TOKYO, Nov 7- U.S. stock futures rose 1.2 percent in early Asian trade on Monday after the FBI said a review of newly discovered emails did not change the agency's conclusion that no charges were warranted in the case of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server.

  • U.S. equity index futures opened up more than 1 percent in the start of U.S. election week trading on Sunday, suggesting Wall Street looks poised to end its longest skid in more than three decades. The move came a few hours after the FBI said on Sunday that newly discovered emails had not changed its conclusion that no charges were warranted against presidential...

  • U.S. STOCK FUTURES RISE MORE THAN 1 PCT IN ASIAN TRADE.

  • Nov 4- U.S. stocks index futures pared losses on Friday after a report from the U.S. Labor Department showed U.S. employers maintained a strong pace of hiring in October and boosted wages for workers. Nonfarm payrolls rose by 161,000 jobs last month, which came in below the 175,000 additions expected by economists polled by Reuters. Futures snapshot at 8:32 a.m....

  • Nov 4- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Friday as uncertainty about the presidential election continued to weigh on investors' minds and ahead of the monthly employment data. *Investors have been unnerved by signs the U.S. presidential race between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump is tightening, after Clinton had until...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 3- Goldman Sachs Group Inc has settled a 2011 lawsuit claiming the investment bank fraudulently induced a bond insurer to guarantee payments on the doomed Abacus collateralized debt obligation ahead of the financial crisis. ACA Financial Guaranty Corp claimed Goldman and the hedge fund headed by John Paulson tricked it into insuring the CDO,...