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  • *Fed to buy $2.25 bln- $2.75 bln notes due 2021-2023. NEW YORK, Feb 4- U.S. "There is a reversal in equities and some other risk assets, which have been fueling the rallystocks got a little bounce and Treasuries are following," said Michael Cloherty, head of U.S. rates strategy at RBC Capital Markets in New York.

  • BlackRock launches new currency-hedged ETFs Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Feb 4- BlackRock Inc's iShares, the largest U.S. provider of exchange-traded funds, is launching a new set of currency-hedged ETFs on Tuesday as it looks to target investors interested in international equity exposure but concerned about potential losses from a rising U.S. dollar.

  • US 10- YEAR TREASURIES YIELDS FALL TO 2.5896 PERCENT, LOWEST SINCE NOVEMBER 4.

  • Hungary and Russia in crosshairs for rate hikes Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 12:34 PM ET
    A woman walks past the boards listing foreign currency rates against the Russian ruble as she leaves an exchange office in central Moscow, on January 31, 2014.

    Investors bet Hungary and Russia will be the next emerging economies forced to defend their currencies after India, Turkey and South Africa.

  • Pimco Total Return Fund rises 1.35% in January Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 12:09 PM ET

    Pimco rose 1.35 percent in January after posting its worst annual loss since 1994 last year, preliminary data from Morningstar showed on Monday.

  • *Germany denies plan for new losses for Greek bondholders. LONDON, Feb 3- Greek bond yields slipped on Monday on suggestions that Athens was poised to receive more international aid, with the fall accelerating after Germany denied private bondholders could suffer further losses.

  • *Hungary, Russia under pressure to raise rates next. LONDON, Feb 3- After abrupt interest rate rises in India, Turkey and South Africa, investors are now betting that Hungary and Russia will be the next emerging economies forced to defend their currencies, even though their finances look very different.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 3- The Pimco Total Return Fund, the world's largest bond fund run by Bill Gross, rose 1.35 percent in January after posting its worst annual loss since 1994 last year, preliminary data from Morningstar showed on Monday.

  • *Fed buys $1.25 bln bonds due 2038-2043. NEW YORK, Feb 3- U.S. "Overall this is a weak number and it does suggest some dramatic slowing in economic activity," said Millan Mulraine, deputy head of U.S. research and strategy at TD Securities in New York.

  • BOSTON, Feb 3- Investors are paying hefty fees for mutual funds that bill themselves as actively managed but in large part are mimicking a benchmark stock index.

  • US 10- YEAR TREASURIES YIELDS FALL TO 2.633 PERCENT, LOWEST SINCE NOVEMBER 8.

  • US TREASURIES YIELDS FALL TO SESSION LOWS AFTER MANUFACTURING DATA.

  • TREASURIES-Yields rise from near three-month lows Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 9:51 AM ET

    *Fed to buy $1 bln- $1.25 bln bonds due 2036-2043. NEW YORK, Feb 3- U.S. Manufacturers around the world enjoyed a solid start to the year as order books swelled, surveys showed on Monday, though a struggle for growth in China and a downturn in France took the shine off the overall picture.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 3- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Monday, ahead of data on the housing and manufacturing sectors, after the S&P 500 closed its worst month since May 2012 on Friday. While the focus was on countries with internal political and economic issues, like Ukraine, Turkey and Argentina, a run from risk hurt equities and commodities globally.

  • After yanking a record $62.6 billion from muni bond funds in 2013, investors have redeployed cash to the sector in January, with more than $500 million over the past three weeks, Lipper data showed.

  • Jan 31- Detroit on Friday filed a lawsuit in U.S. bankruptcy court seeking to invalidate $1.44 billion of debt sold to fund public worker pensions- a move that also could void the ill-fated interest-rate swaps contracts that were a factor leading Detroit into bankruptcy.

  • Jan 31- Detroit on Friday filed a lawsuit in U.S. bankruptcy court seeking to invalidate $1.44 billion of debt sold to fund public worker pensions- a move that also could void the ill-fated interest-rate swaps contracts that were a factor leading Detroit into bankruptcy.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 31- Leaders of U.S. cities and states criticized bank regulators' proposal to block banks from counting municipal debt toward buffers of easy-to-sell assets they will have to hold in case of a credit crunch.

  • DETROIT, Jan 31- Detroit has circulated a financial plan that requires significant concessions from its pension funds and bondholders and declares that an interest-rate obligation that helped drive the city into bankruptcy is a disputed claim that is not part of the settlement.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 31- U.S. "It's a classic flight to quality," said Priya Misra, head of U.S. rates strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York. Turkey and South Africa hiked rates, while Hungary's central bank stepped in with assurances that it would aid markets if needed, adding to verbal intervention from India and Russia.