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  • Why the bond market is more fragile than you think Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    NEW YORK— A bottleneck is building in the global market for bonds. Main Street investors have poured a trillion dollars into bonds since the financial crisis, and helped send prices soaring. BlackRock, the world's largest fund manager, is suggesting regulators consider new fees for investors pulling out of funds.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 1- Investors in U.S.-based mutual funds committed a net $831 million to bond funds in the week ended Sept. 24 on continued appetite for tax-free municipal debt, data from the Investment Company Institute showed on Wednesday. "This is just a yield-chasing play," said David Keeble, global head of fixed income strategy at Credit Agricole in New York.

  • TREASURIES-Yields fall as US manufacturing growth slows Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 10:54 AM ET

    *Weak Asia, Europe data adds bid for German, US debt. NEW YORK, Oct 1- U.S. Treasuries prices rose on Wednesday after U.S. manufacturing growth unexpectedly slowed, adding to earlier concerns about faltering global growth after Europe and Asia saw worsening factory activity.

  • US 10- YEAR TREASURY NOTES EXTEND RALLY, YIELDS FALL TO 2.42 PERCENT.

  • US 30- YEAR TREASURY BONDS EXTEND PRICE GAINS TO A FULL POINT, YIELDS DROP TO 3.14 PERCENT.

  • TREASURIES-Yields fall as global growth outlook falters Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:35 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct 1- U.S. Treasuries rallied on Wednesday as Germany sold new bonds at record low yields, after weak factory data in Europe and Asia increased concerns about slowing global growth.

  • US TREASURY YIELDS FALL, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS DROP TO 2.45 PERCENT, LOWEST SINCE SEPT 8.

  • US TREASURIES STEADY AFTER ADP, 10- YEAR NOTES YIELD 2.48 PERCENT.

  • UKRAINIAN PM YATSENIUK SAYS GOVERNMENT HAS BEGUN PROCEDURE TO REPAY NAFTOGAZ EUROBOND OF $1.67 BILLION, ADDS THAT "WHOLE AMOUNT" WILL BE PAID.

  • JGBs mixed as BOJ refrains from buying superlong bonds Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 5:09 AM ET

    TOKYO, Oct 1- Japanese government bond prices were mixed on Wednesday ahead of the next session's 10- year auction, with superlong JGBs extending losses. Contrary to some market participants' expectations, the Bank of Japan did not offer to buy any superlong JGBs under its massive JGB purchase program.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Sept 30- Argentina deposited a $161 million bond interest payment with a newly appointed local trustee on Tuesday, the Economy Ministry said, defying a U.S. judge who held it in contempt a day earlier for taking illegal steps to meet its debt obligations.

  • Argentina slams US judge after contempt decision Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 12:13 PM ET

    Argentina deposited a $161 million bond interest payment with a newly appointed local trustee on Tuesday in defiance of U.S. District Judge Thomas P. Griesa, who found Argentina in contempt on Monday.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 30- Policies pursued by the U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers argued that the two agencies should break down the traditional barrier set between them to better coordinate the Treasury's management of public debt with the Fed's management of monetary policy.

  • Who is the man replacing the 'Bond King'? Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:48 AM ET

    NEW YORK— With Bill Gross' surprise departure from Pimco, 45- year-old Daniel Ivascyn now finds himself watching over trillions in assets at the huge mutual fund firm. Gross co-founded Pimco in 1971 and ran the firm for four decades, turning the company's flagship product, the Total Return Fund, into a $221 billion behemoth.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 30- U.S. Treasuries have oscillated from weakness on Friday to gains on Monday amid concerns that asset manager Pimco may need to liquidate positions if investor redemptions increase after the departure of co-founder Bill Gross.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Sept 30- Argentina deposited a $161 million debt interest payment with a newly appointed local trustee on Tuesday, the Economy Ministry said, defying a U.S. judge who held it in contempt a day earlier for taking illegal steps to meet its debt obligations.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Sept 30- Argentina deposited a $161 million debt interest payment with a newly appointed local trustee on Tuesday, the Economy Ministry said, defying a U.S. judge who held it in contempt a day earlier for taking illegal steps to meet its debt obligations.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 30- Policies pursued by the U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers argued that the two agencies should break down the traditional barrier set between them to better coordinate the Treasury's management of public debt with the Fed's management of monetary policy.

  • AP Top Financial News At 4:53 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 4:53 AM ET

    China approves iPhone 6 after security assurances Ford shares fall as company lowers Europe outlook Global stocks mostly higher after US declines ATM fees keep climbing, survey says Bank of America paying $7.65 M to resolve inquiry German jobless rate down to 6.5 percent US consumer spending up 0.5 percent in August China manufacturing growth in September low Royal Bank of Scotland sees finances improve Qantas puts world's largest plane on longest route

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 4:53 a.m. EDT Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 4:53 AM ET

    China approves iPhone 6 after Apple promises no' backdoors'; Apple says sales start Oct. 17 Ford shares fall as company says it no longer expects Europe profit in 2015 Global stocks mostly higher after after Wall Street declines, Hong Kong protests Using another bank's ATM keeps costing you more, an average of $4.35 for each transaction SEC says Bank of America will pay $7.65 M to end inquiry into errors in report to Fed German unemployment down to 6.5 percent on seasonal upturn; underlying trend slightly higher US consumer spending climbed healthy 0.5 percent in August, while income up 0.3 percent Survey: China manufacturing growth in September holds steady at low level, exports improve Bailed-out Royal Bank of Scotland says investments improving with UK economy Qantas puts the world's largest passenger plane on the longest airline route