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NEW YORK, Oct 2- U.S. Treasuries posted their best day since last September 2013 on Wednesday as U.S. bond yields were dragged down by rallying German government debt, weak manufacturing data in Europe and Asia and concerns over how quickly the Ebola virus may spread. "Yesterday there was pretty strong short covering, a lot of people want to be short going into...
Matt Smith, Schneider Electric, discusses why crude prices are hitting 52-week lows. And Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Manangement, provides his play on the euro versus the U.S. dollar.
Phil Orlando, Federated chief equity strategist, and Drew Matus, UBS deputy chief U.S. economist, weigh in on the market's weak October start, and provide insight to Fed policy and interest rates.
U.S. sovereign bonds pared gains on Thursday, as ongoing Hong Kong protests and Ebola concerns weighed on global sentiment.
TOKYO, Oct 2- Japanese government bonds were mostly steady on Thursday, underpinned by sagging stocks and solid demand at a 10- year JGB sale, though modestly weakening at the superlong end. In the morning session, some JGB dealers covered their short positions in the current 10- year JGBs in relatively large lots of more than 70 billion yen, market participants...
James Mirrlees, 1996 Nobel Memorial Prize Laureate in Economic Sciences, outlines what is needed to revive growth in the euro zone.
WASHINGTON, Oct 1- The U.S. bond market may be teetering on the brink of a "liquidity cliff" and appears to be an asset "bubble" that could burst once interest rates start to rise again, a top U.S. securities regulator said on Wednesday. "Everybody knows that this is a cliff that is coming," said Securities and Exchange Commission Republican member Daniel Gallagher, in...
Pimco's flagship Total Return Fund saw an estimated $23.5 billion in outflows in September, the investment firm said.
As fund managers and regulators fret about an inevitable bond sell-off, the bigger fear is that when people unload, there won't be anyone to buy.
NEW YORK, Oct 1- Investors in U.S.-based mutual funds committed a net $831 million to bond funds in the week ended Sept. 24 on continued appetite for tax-free municipal debt, data from the Investment Company Institute showed on Wednesday. "This is just a yield-chasing play," said David Keeble, global head of fixed income strategy at Credit Agricole in New York.
US 10- YEAR TREASURY NOTES EXTEND RALLY, YIELDS FALL TO 2.42 PERCENT.
US 30- YEAR TREASURY BONDS EXTEND PRICE GAINS TO A FULL POINT, YIELDS DROP TO 3.14 PERCENT.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio explains why he agrees with Fed chair Janet Yellen's decision to wait until the U.S. sees more inflation before raising interest rates.
NEW YORK, Oct 1- U.S. Treasuries rallied on Wednesday as Germany sold new bonds at record low yields, after weak factory data in Europe and Asia increased concerns about slowing global growth.
US TREASURY YIELDS FALL, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS DROP TO 2.45 PERCENT, LOWEST SINCE SEPT 8.
US TREASURIES STEADY AFTER ADP, 10- YEAR NOTES YIELD 2.48 PERCENT.
Bonds rose after US manufacturing growth unexpectedly slowed, adding to earlier concerns about faltering global growth.
TOKYO, Oct 1- Japanese government bond prices were mixed on Wednesday ahead of the next session's 10- year auction, with superlong JGBs extending losses. Contrary to some market participants' expectations, the Bank of Japan did not offer to buy any superlong JGBs under its massive JGB purchase program.
Two investment pros take a wait-and-see stance in the wake of Bill Gross' departure from Pimco funds, but they're ready to move.