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  • 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.

  • *Report of Russian troop movements into Ukraine brings concerns back to forefront. NEW YORK, Aug 28- U.S. stock index futures fell on Thursday after Ukraine's president said Russian forces had been brought into his country, bringing concerns over the volatile region back into focus.

  • LONDON, Aug 28- The euro clung to modest gains and a rally in Europe's share and bond markets cooled on Thursday as investors put bets on possible fresh ECB stimulus next week on hold ahead of German inflation data.

  • *German inflation figures due at 1200 GMT. *Italy sells up to 8 bln euros of five- and 10- year bonds. LONDON, Aug 28- Euro zone bond yields held at record lows on Thursday as a drop in Spanish inflation in August kept pressure on the European Central Bank to ease policy further.

  • European bonds have gained since European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said last Friday that the bank was prepared to respond with "all available tools" if euro zone inflation dropped further.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Aug 27- Argentina's government on Wednesday ruled out further piecemeal debt talks with a small group of U.S. hedge funds and said it needed to strike a single deal with all bondholders that have rejected past restructuring agreements.

  • *Ukraine tensions, month-end buying adds to bid. Bonds have gained since European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said last Friday that the bank was prepared to respond with all available tools if euro zone inflation dropped further.