LONDON, Sept 1- Ukraine has almost $19 billion worth of hard currency Eurobonds maturing over the next nine years and bond prices have fallen in recent weeks as the conflict with Russia has escalated and economic gloom has deepened. To read an article on this topic click.» Read More
US TREASURIES YIELDS RISE AS ECB ANNOUNCES LIQUIDITY MEASURES, 10- YR NOTES YIELD 2.62 PCT.
*Sprint agrees to buy T-Mobile US- source. NEW YORK, June 5- U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Thursday after the European Central Bank cut interest rates to record lows while indicating further monetary policy actions will follow. Dow Jones industrial average e-mini futures rose 26 points and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures added 3 points.
US TREASURIES ERASE MOST EARLIER PRICE GAINS, 10- YEAR YIELDS RISE TO 2.60 PERCENT.
U.S. 10- YEAR TREASURIES YIELD PREMIUM OVER 10- YEAR GERMAN BUNDS RISES TO 1.16 PCT AFTER ECB RATE MOVE.
US TREASURIES YIELDS FALL, ERASE EARLIER INCREASE, AFTER ECB RATE DECISION, 10- YEAR NOTES YIELD 2.58 PERCENT.
US TREASURIES YIELDS RISE AFTER ECB CUTS INTEREST RATES.
*Sprint agrees to buy T-Mobile US- source. NEW YORK, June 5- U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Thursday as investors awaited what is expected to be a significant easing move from the European Central Bank. Dow Jones industrial average e-mini futures rose 28 points and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures added 3 points.
NEW YORK, June 5- U.S. stock and bond markets have risen in tandem all year as investors in each found reasons to support their views: stocks are up on signs the economy is improving, and bonds have gained on expectations for low inflation and relatively slow growth. The benchmark Standard& Poor's 500 set multiple records in the last few weeks, while the Barclays U.S.
TOKYO, June 5- Japanese government bond prices were little changed on Thursday as investors adopted a wait-and-see approach ahead of a closely watched review of the European Central Bank's policy meeting later in day. The Bank of Japan did not conduct a regular bond buying operation and this weighed slightly on JGBs, players said.
NEW YORK, June 4- Actively managed mutual funds are becoming less active, according to a new worldwide study conducted by Nasdaq OMX Group that will be released Thursday.
NEW YORK, June 4- U.S. Treasuries yields edged up on Wednesday as investors took profits from the recent rally, before Thursday's highly anticipated European Central Bank meeting. "A lot of the ECB has been priced in and you see some profit taking ahead of them," said Sean Murphy, a Treasuries trader at Societe Generale in New York.
*Germany avoids third straight auction failure. LONDON, June 4- German bond yields rose to near two-week highs on Wednesday after strong U.S. services sector data overshadowed weaker than expected private sector jobs data to show solid growth in the world's biggest economy.
NEW YORK, June 4- U.S. Treasuries were steady on Wednesday as investors took profits from the recent rally, before Thursday's highly anticipated European Central Bank meeting. "A lot of the ECB has been priced in and you see some profit taking ahead of them," said Sean Murphy, a Treasuries trader at Societe Generale in New York.
NEW YORK, June 4- Three months after new trading requirements for the $300 trillion U.S. derivatives market were introduced, little of the market is operating as regulators intended, with mandates for most bank trades delayed and investors slow to embrace new trading systems. That may start to change this month.
US TREASURIES YIELDS RISE AFTER ISM DATA, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS INCREASE TO 2.60 PERCENT.
*ADP report shows fewer jobs added in May than expected. *Protective Life jumps in premarket, Dai-ichi to buy. NEW YORK, June 4- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wednesday as data on the labor market came in weaker than expected, giving investors reason to sell amid few positive catalysts and with indexes near record levels.
US TREASURIES YIELDS FALL AFTER ADP JOBS DATA, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS DROP TO 2.58 PERCENT.
*Protective Life jumps in premarket, Dai-ichi to buy. NEW YORK, June 4- U.S. stock index futures mostly edged lower on Wednesday as investors refrained from making large bets, with indexes near record levels, ahead of data on the labor market and services sector.
*Long-dated futures on Euro STOXX 50 dividends surge. LONDON, June 4- Investors are betting that likely new stimulus measures from the European Central Bank on Thursday will help shore up inflation and provide meatier dividends from euro zone companies for the rest of the decade, derivatives data shows.
TOKYO, June 4- Japanese government bond prices sagged on Wednesday, taking cues from a sharp fall in U.S. Treasuries, though short-covering ahead of a shift in benchmark futures helped to limit losses.