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  • *Stocks rebound on signs Greece to obtain bank funding. Stocks on Wall Street pared early losses on news Greece said it intended to ask Wednesday for an extension of its loan agreement with the euro zone that would be apart from a full bailout program, a source in Brussels said. Traders said the market was pricing in the prospect of a last-minute deal on Greece.

  • LONDON, Feb 17- Bonds issued by European blue chips such as EDF, Nestle and Royal Dutch Shell have slipped into negative-yield territory as investors seek refuge from sub-zero central bank rates. The European Central Bank's monetary easing measures- including a deposit rate at -0.2 percent and a pledge to buy 1 trillion euros of bonds- have turned bond markets on...

  • *Investors watching situations in Greece, Ukraine. NEW YORK, Feb 17- U.S. stocks edged lower on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 pulling back from record levels as investors continued to grapple with the uncertainty over a Greek debt deal and a fragile Ukraine truce. Much of the advance came on signs of progress for the debt deal in Greece, as well as reduced tension between...

  • *Investors watching situations in Greece, Ukraine. NEW YORK, Feb 17- U.S. stocks edged lower on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 pulling back from record levels as investors continued to grapple with the uncertainty over a Greek debt deal and a fragile Ukraine truce. Much of the advance came on signs of progress for the debt deal in Greece, as well as reduced tension between...

  • *Investors watching situations in Greece, Ukraine. NEW YORK, Feb 17- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a quiet open on Tuesday, the first trading session after the S&P 500 closed at a record high, although investors continued to watch the uncertainty over a Greek debt deal and a fragile Ukraine truce. Much of the advance came on signs of progress for the debt deal in...

  • LONDON, Feb 17- Greek financial markets slipped but kept their composure on Tuesday after debt talks with the euro zone broke down, on expectations that Athens and its European partners would eventually agree a compromise. Greek government bond yields rose as much as 80 basis points and stocks fell 1 percent-- limited moves by the standards of Greece's illiquid...

  • Feb 17- U.S. coal miner Walter Energy Inc reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss as it sold less metallurgical coal after suspending mining operations in Canada. Walter Energy also forecast metallurgical coal sales to fall to 8.5 MMTs to 9 MMTs in 2015 from $9.7 MMTs in 2014, helping to send its shares down more than 8 percent to $1.00 in premarket...

  • LONDON, Feb 17- European stocks reversed early losses on Tuesday and yields on lower-rated euro zone bonds fell as investors reassessed the collapse of Greek debt talks and focused on the prospects of a deal. "For now, we assume that logic will prevail and this movie won't end in disaster," said Paul O'Connor, co-head of the multi-asset desk at Henderson Global...

  • LONDON, Feb 17- Greek financial markets slipped but kept their composure on Tuesday after debt talks broke down, with the underlying expectation still being that Athens and its European partners will eventually agree a compromise. Government bond yields rose 60-80 basis points while stocks fell 2.6 percent- limited moves by the standards of Greece's...

  • *Telecoms hindered by Orange, Telefonica. LONDON, Feb 17- Athens stocks fell in choppy trade on Tuesday to hinder European shares after debt talks between Greece and euro zone finance ministers broke down, putting the country's future in the euro zone at risk. It's in no one's interests for Greece to leave the euro, "said Joe Rundle, trader at ETX Capital.

  • LONDON, Feb 17- Greek bond yields jumped by up to 130 basis points and stocks fell 1.5 percent on Tuesday after Athens rejected a proposal to extend its international bailout by six months, raising doubts about its future in the currency union. "The risk of a collapse is more elevated now because time is running out," said Patrick Jacq, rate strategist at BNP Paribas.

  • LONDON, Feb 17- Greek bond yields jumped by up to 130 basis points and stocks fell 1.5 percent on Tuesday after Athens rejected a proposal to extend its international bailout by six months, raising doubts about its future in the currency union. "The risk of a collapse is more elevated now because time is running out," said Patrick Jacq, rate strategist at BNP Paribas.

  • GLOBAL MARKETS-Markets fall after Greek talks collapse Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 4:43 AM ET

    LONDON, Feb 17- Stocks fell and lower-rated euro zone bond yields rose on Tuesday after talks between Athens and its European partners over the country's debt crisis collapsed, raising doubts about Greece's future in the currency bloc. The euro was only slightly lower and equity market losses, outside Greece, were slim as investors held out hope for a deal after...

  • TOKYO, Feb 17- Japan's Nikkei share average fell on Tuesday, retreating from a near eight-year high after talks between Greece and euro zone finance ministers on a new debt deal collapsed. Talks between Greece and euro zone finance ministers over the country's debt broke down when Athens rejected a proposal to request a six-month extension of its...

  • *Investors still expect last minute deal to support Greece. TOKYO, Feb 17- U.S. stock futures and the euro tumbled in early Asian trade on Tuesday after talks between Greece and euro zone finance ministers broke down when Athens rejected a proposal to request a six-month extension of its international bailout programme. Australian shares slumped 0.6 percent,...

  • *Shares in Bouygues up after says signs of buyer interest. LONDON/ PARIS, Feb 16- Greek shares fell and pan-European indexes slipped on Monday as investors tempered their expectations that euro zone finance ministers meeting in Brussels would find common ground with Greece's new government. The currency bloc's finance ministers began a meeting in Brussels to...

  • Markets broadly steady before Greece debt talks. LONDON, Feb 16- Global shares hit their highest since September and the euro firmed on Monday with investors cautiously optimistic that euro zone finance ministers would reach a funding deal for debt-laden Greece. "There is an underlying view that there has to be a resolution, not least because Greece apparently...

  • *Markets broadly steady before Greece debt talks. LONDON, Feb 16- Global shares hit their highest since September and the euro firmed on Monday with investors cautiously optimistic euro zone finance ministers would reach a deal to shore up Greece's dwindling finances. The prospect that Greece and its partners will find common ground in talks later in the day...

  • *EU finance ministers meet on Greece, progress needed. SYDNEY, Jan 16- Japanese shares touched an eight-year high on Monday following a record close on Wall Street, with investors cautiously optimistic the European Union would make progress this week on a debt deal with Greece. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan recouped a small initial...

  • *EU finance ministers meet on Greece, progress needed. SYDNEY, Jan 16- Most Asian share markets were fractionally higher on Monday following a record close on Wall Street, with investors cautiously optimistic the European Union would make progress this week on a debt deal with Greece. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan recouped a small...