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  • *Employers add 126,000 jobs in March. NEW YORK, April 3- U.S. Labor Department data showed U.S. employers added just 126,000 jobs in March, the fewest in more than a year.

  • NEW YORK, April 3- U.S. stock index futures fell sharply on Friday after a weaker-than-expected March employment report, in thin trading that nonetheless suggests a weak open for stocks on Monday. "With regards to the economy, a poor jobs report, while a surprise relative to consensus, is not a surprise given the weak economic data prints we've seen of late," said Dan...

  • NEW YORK, April 3- U.S. Treasuries prices rose on Friday, with benchmark 10- year yields hitting nearly two-month lows after weaker-than-expected U.S. non-farm payrolls data for March. U.S. 10- year Treasury note yields dropped to 1.8 percent, their lowest since Feb. 6, after the Labor Department's U.S. employment report showed employers added just 126,000 jobs in...

  • TOKYO, April 3- Japanese government bond prices were mostly lower on Friday as an overnight retreat by U.S. The five-year yield, on the other hand, stood unchanged at 0.095 percent thanks to firm results at the Bank of Japan's regular debt-buying operation. The BOJ offered to buy a total of 1.15 trillion yen of one-year to 10- year JGBs from the market on Friday.

  • *Nonfarm payrolls forecast rising 245,000 in March. WASHINGTON, April 3- U.S. job growth likely remained solid in March, which should allay fears over recent economic weakness and keep the Federal Reserve on course to start raising interest rates this year. The labor market has largely shrugged off a harsh winter, a buoyant dollar, weaker global demand and a...

  • NEW YORK, April 2- Investors yanked $7.3 billion from the Pimco Total Return Fund in March as Pimco's flagship fund continued to reel six months after the exit of co-founder Bill Gross. The Pimco Total Return Fund remains the world's largest bond fund, although it is now only slightly bigger than the Vanguard Total Bond Market Index fund, which has assets of $116.8...

  • *Benchmark 10- year yields retreat from 2- month lows. NEW YORK, April 2- U.S. In light trading ahead of Friday's frequently market moving U.S. monthly employment report, prices of 10- year Treasuries were last off 9/ 32 and yielding 1.8987 percent, according to Thomson Reuters data.

  • *Investors look to payrolls data due on Good Friday. NEW YORK, April 2- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open on Thursday, with indexes off their lows of the premarket session, as a read on the labor market came in better than expected, a positive sign for the upcoming payrolls report. Trading could be volatile ahead of that as market participants...

  • US STOCKS-Futures fall as investors await data Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 7:14 AM ET

    *Investors look to payrolls data due on Good Friday. NEW YORK, April 2- U.S. stock index futures were lower on Thursday, as investors held off on making big bets ahead of a critical payrolls report that will be released on Friday, a market holiday. *Trading could be volatile as market participants will be unable to trade off the March nonfarm payrolls report until...

  • April 2- Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng index rose to seven-month highs on Thursday, while growth stocks soared on expectations of fresh money inflows from the mainland. China has recently encouraged mainland mutual funds to buy Hong Kong shares and also expanded Chinese insurers' investment scope, allowing them to buy stocks listed on the Growth Enterprise...

  • JGBs gain as 10-year debt auction attracts ample demand Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 12:42 AM ET

    TOKYO, April 2- Japanese government bond prices gained on Thursday as the market drew relief from a show of decent investor demand for at an auction for new 10- year debt. The lowest price at Thursday's 2.4 trillion yen 10- year JGB auction was a higher-than-expected 100.25, reflecting firm demand. The tail, the difference between the lowest accepted price and the...

  • The Los Angeles- based firm, whose co-founder Jeffrey Gundlach is renowned investor Bill Gross's fiercest rival in the bond market, said the DoubleLine Total Return Bond Fund, the firm's largest fund by total assets, also saw inflows in March. The DoubleLine Total Return Bond Fund, with $45.8 billion in assets under management, invests primarily in...

  • NEW YORK, April 1- U.S. The 30- year Treasury, a maturity favored by many foreign investors, jumped and was last up 1-12/ 32 and yielding 2.4776 percent, according to Thomson Reuters data. "The market is bracing for the payrolls number on Friday," said Wilmer Stith, fixed income portfolio manager at Wilmington Trust in Baltimore.

  • TREASURIES-Prices climb on soft private-jobs report Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 11:15 AM ET

    NEW YORK, April 1- U.S. The 30- year Treasury, a maturity favored by many foreign investors, jumped more than 1 full point and was last up 1-19/ 32 and yielding 2.4595 percent, according to Thomson Reuters data. "The market is bracing for the payrolls number on Friday," said Wilmer Stith, fixed income portfolio manager at Wilmington Trust in Baltimore.

  • US STOCKS-Futures point to lower open after ADP report Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 8:39 AM ET

    NEW YORK, April 1- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wednesday as a weaker-than-expected report on private sector employment raised concerns that Friday's impending jobs report could also point to worsening conditions in the labor market. "The correlation between ADP and the payroll report isn't terribly strong, but given the size of the miss,...

  • MOSCOW, April 1- The Russian Finance Ministry sold 4.68 billion roubles in 5- year OFZ treasury bonds at an average yield of 13.51 percent, Reuters data showed on Wednesday.

  • US STOCKS-Futures flat at start of second quarter Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 7:17 AM ET

    NEW YORK, April 1- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday, with investors reluctant to keep pushing shares higher after both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closed out their ninth straight quarter of advances. Key reports on manufacturing will be released after the market opens on Wednesday, while a report on private sector employment is due at...

  • What's missing in today's high-speed markets Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM ET

    There's one big gaping hole in today's high-speed markets, explains D Keith Ross, head alternative-market operator PDQ.

  • *Oil remains under pressure as talks on Iran continue. Europe's benchmark FTSEurofirst 300 recovered from a early wobble to put London's FTSE Germany's DAX and France's CAC up 0.5, 0.3 and 0.5 percent higher respectively as core bond markets yields nudged higher. Crude oil prices maintained their decline as an extension of talks between Iran and world powers...

  • JGBs mostly firm, taking cue from weaker stocks Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 3:03 AM ET

    TOKYO, April 1- Japanese government bonds mostly firmed on Wednesday on the first session of the country's new fiscal year, benefiting from a sharp selloff in stocks as well as the Bank of Japan's purchases under its massive asset-buying scheme. The notable exception was the 30- year zone, which slumped after the central bank opted to forego increasing its...