GO
Loading...

Securities

More

  • *India's plan to fund infrastructure via bonds off to limp start. MUMBAI/ SINGAPORE, Sept 1- A central bank ban on Indian banks buying new issues of infrastructure bonds has handicapped Prime Minister Narendra Modi's chances of gathering billions of dollars needed for mega-projects through the bond market.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 29- Argentina said on Friday it would appeal a U.S. judge's decision declaring illegal a $539 million payment the country deposited with Bank of New York Mellon Corp for its restructured bondholders.

  • Argentina appealing US judge's order on bond pay Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 6:24 PM ET
    A man walks past graffiti that reads, "Get out vultures" in Buenos Aires, August 14, 2014.

    Argentina will appeal a decision declaring illegal a $539 million payment the country deposited with Bank of New York Mellon Corp.

  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume decreases Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 6:07 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Blackrock Florida Municipal Bond Trust: Approximately 700 shares changed hands, a 91.6 decrease from its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 13 or 1.6 percent to $7.98.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 29- A year after Goldman Sachs bungled a software upgrade and lost tens of millions of dollars from unintended trades, the 12 U.S. stock options exchanges have crafted new rules for dealing with erroneous transactions, according to draft documents seen by Reuters.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 29- Treasuries were steady on Friday, pausing a week-long rally, as investors remained focused on next week's highly anticipated European Central Bank meeting.

  • *Wall Street mixed, even after mostly strong economic reports. NEW YORK, Aug 29- Global equity markets wavered and German bond yields edged up from record lows on Friday after euro zone inflation was seen as still not dire enough to drive the European Central Bank to ease monetary policy next week, as many investors have anticipated.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 29- Treasuries yields rose slightly on Friday, pausing a week-long rally, as investors rethought expectations for next week's highly anticipated European Central Bank meeting. "If the market rallied in Europe because he was going to do it does the backend in Europe sell-off hard because he hasn't done it?

  • *Aims to prevent a repeat of Argentina debt battle. LONDON, Aug 29- Banks, investors and other users of bond markets have agreed to change how they would deal with defaulting government debt, removing the right of veto from holdouts to avoid a repetition of the fracas over Argentina.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 29- U.S. stock index futures were modestly higher on Friday, suggesting the market's recent upswing was intact and pointing to a fourth straight week of gains for major indexes.

  • LONDON, Aug 29- Banks, investors and other users of bond markets have agreed to change how they would deal with defaulting government debt in an attempt to avoid the disputes seen with Argentina. A small group of U.S. hedge funds rejected Argentina's 2005 and 2010 debt restructurings, pushing the country into default in July.

  • Market body revises rules for sovereign defaults Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:25 AM ET

    LONDON, Aug 29- Banks, investors and other users of bond markets have agreed to change how they would deal with defaulting government debt in an attempt to avoid the disputes seen with Argentina. A small group of U.S. hedge funds rejected Argentina's 2005 and 2010 debt restructurings, pushing the country into default in July.

  • JGBs slip on profit-taking after probing highs Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 10:05 PM ET

    TOKYO, Aug 29- Japanese government bond prices slipped on Friday as participants sold into a recent rally to take profits, forcing debt yields away from recent troughs.

  • Aug 28- Barclays PLC has agreed to raise up to $275 million to fund Detroit's exit from municipal bankruptcy, the city announced on Thursday. The financing will involve financial recovery bonds issued through the Michigan Finance Authority then purchased by Barclays at a price equal to par, according to deal's term sheet.

  • *Ukraine tensions add safety bid. Ukraine accused Russia on Thursday of bringing troops into the southeast of the country in support of pro- Moscow separatist rebels. "It's all about Europe," said Ira Jersey, an interest rate strategist at Credit Suisse in New York.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 28- Stock markets around the world fell on Thursday after Ukraine said Russia moved more troops into the country, escalating the risk of the region's crisis spreading, as nervous investors shifted money into gold and U.S. and German government bonds.

  • *Ukraine tensions add safety bid. Ukraine accused Russia on Thursday of bringing troops into the southeast of the country in support of pro- Moscow separatist rebels. "It's all about Europe," said Ira Jersey, an interest rate strategist at Credit Suisse in New York.

  • US 30- YEAR TREASURIES EXTEND RALLY, YIELDS FALL TO 3.07 PERCENT, LOWEST SINCE MAY 2013.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 28- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Thursday after Ukraine's president said Russian forces had been brought into his country, bringing concerns over the volatile region back into focus and overshadowing some positive economic data.

  • US TREASURY YIELDS RISE SLIGHTLY AFTER JOBLESS CLAIMS, GDP DATA.