NEW YORK, Sept 22- Goldman Sachs Group Inc has laid the groundwork to launch actively managed exchange-traded funds, becoming the latest Wall Street bank to set its sights on the fast-growing market.» Read More
LONDON, June 9- Emerging local currency bond yields fell to multi-month lows on Monday after the euro zone's extraordinary monetary easing pushed cash into high-yield assets and boosted expectations of rate cuts in the developing world. "We've seen a three-pronged attack on short emerging market positions," UBS strategist Manik Narain said.
TOKYO, June 9- Japanese government bond prices dipped on Monday after the BOJ did not conduct bond buying operations despite market expectations of such an action. The 10- year JGB yield rose 0.5 basis point to 0.600 percent, while the 30- year JGB yield rose 1.0 basis point to 1.710 percent.
HONG KONG, June 9- Contrary to trends in the West, actively managed stock funds in China are set to become more popular with foreign investors, as moves to open up Chinese markets should give stock pickers an edge over poor performing index trackers.
NEW YORK, June 6- U.S. The U.S. government will sell $28 billion in three-year notes on Tuesday, $21 billion in 10- year notes on Wednesday and $13 billion in 30- year bonds on Thursday, new supply that weighed on the market late on Friday.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 6- Uber Inc has raised $1.2 billion from mutual funds and other investors in a funding round that valued the fast-growing rides-on-demand service at $18.2 billion in one of the highest valuations ever for a Silicon Valley startup.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 6- Uber Inc has raised $1.2 billion in funding from mutual funds and investors, valuing the fast-growing rides-on-demand startup at $18.2 billion, the company said on Friday.
*Treasury to sell $62 bln coupon-bearing debt next week. NEW YORK, June 6- U.S.
NEW YORK, June 6- U.S. Nonfarm payrolls increased 217,000 last month, the Labor Department said on Friday, returning employment to its pre-recession level and offering confirmation the economy has snapped back from a winter slump.
US TREASURIES PRICES GAIN, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS FALL TO 2.56 PERCENT AFTER JOBS DATA.
NEW YORK, June 6- U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Friday, indicating the market's recent gains could be extended, though investors held off from making large bets ahead of the highly anticipated May payroll report.
TOKYO, June 6- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pressed the world's biggest pension fund on Friday to quicken a shift toward investing more in stocks and less in bonds amid market speculation the fund may already have started moving cash into riskier assets.
SYDNEY, June 6- Australia's federal court on Friday dismissed appeals by Standard& Poor's and ABN Amro after investors successfully sued the ratings company and the Dutch bank over credit derivatives that lost almost all their value in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis.
TOKYO, June 6- Japanese government bond prices ended the morning session on Friday mostly higher, after the European Central Bank's overnight rate cuts lifted German Bunds and U.S. Bank of Japan purchases also underpinned the JGB market.
NEW YORK, June 5- European central bankers boosted world markets on Thursday by rolling out sub-zero interest rates and other anti-deflation measures that lifted the euro, U.S. The euro, a common currency used by 18 countries that a month ago traded at a hair under $1.40, initially sank on news of the European Central Bank's program.
*Fed buys $2.51 bln notes due 2022-2024. NEW YORK, June 5- U.S. Treasuries prices gained on Thursday after the European Central Bank cut interest rates to record lows and announced new measures meant to help stimulate the region's economy.
NEW YORK, June 5- Do not be surprised if U.S. Treasury yields fall in coming days after the European Central Bank cut short-term interest rates to near zero on Thursday. The U.S. benchmark 10- year Treasury note's yield fell to 2.40 percent last week, a level not seen since last June, in part because of Europe.
WASHINGTON, June 5- The U.S. National Futures Association said on Thursday it would cut its fees because increased trading volume and a broader revenue base had swelled the coffers of the agency that self-regulates the futures and swaps industry.
*Fed buys $2.51 bln notes due 2022-2024. NEW YORK, June 5- U.S. Treasuries prices gained on Thursday in choppy trading after the European Central Bank cut interest rates to record lows and announced new measures meant to help stimulate the region's economy.
*Fed to buy $2.25 bln- $2.75 bln notes due 2021-2024. NEW YORK, June 5- U.S. Treasuries yields rose on Thursday in choppy trading after the European Central Bank cut interest rates to record lows and announced new measures meant to help stimulate the region's economy.
US TREASURIES TURN FLAT, ERASE PRICE LOSSES, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS FALL TO 2.60 PERCENT.