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  • *Wells Fargo weighs on financials. The Thomson Reuters/ University of Michigan's preliminary October reading on consumer sentiment rose to 83.1, well above the 78 forecast for the index as optimism about the economy improved. Wells Fargo, the biggest U.S. home lender, dropped 2.5 percent to $34.40.

  • Shares of JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo& Co. both fell after they released their results, even though JPMorgan posted record profits, prompting Canadian financials to follow suit, dropping 0.2 percent. Bank of Nova Scotia was down 0.3 percent at C $53.31, and Toronto-Dominion Bank was 0.2 percent lower at C $80.85.

  • *Worries persist over whether Spain will request aid. Persistent worries on whether Spain will ask for a full-blown bailout to help its struggling economy also fed safety bids for Treasuries, analysts said.

  • Short-end trap adds to peripheral bank funding woes Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 10:39 AM ET

    LONDON, Oct 12- Peripheral banks unwilling or unable to lengthen their maturity profiles are building up a redemption hump which they will have to face just as billions of euros of cheap ECB money is coming up for repayment.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 12- U.S. consumer sentiment unexpectedly rose to its highest level in five years in October as consumers became more optimistic about the overall economy in a possible boost to President Obama' s reelection hopes next month.

  • TREASURIES-Prices trim gains after U.S. consumer data Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 10:03 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct 12- U.S. Treasuries prices pared earlier gains on Friday after a private report showed consumer optimism rose to its highest in five years, reducing anxiety about a deterioration in U.S. economic growth.

  • Oct 12- Thomson Reuters/ University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers' preliminary October consumer sentiment index rose to 83.1 from 78.3 in the final September report, according to a report released on Friday.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 12- U.S. consumer sentiment unexpectedly rose in October to its highest level in five years as optimism about the overall economy improved, a survey released on Friday showed.

  • TOKYO, Oct 12- Japanese wireless service provider Softbank Corp is in talks with three major Japanese banks to borrow $23 billion to finance a bid for U.S. operator Sprint Nextel Corp, sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday.

  • Oct 12- Toronto's main stock index looked set to open higher on Friday, taking cues from its largest trading partner, after robust earnings from JPMorgan marked a strong start for the U.S. banks earnings season.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 12- U.S. stock index futures advanced on Friday, indicating the S&P 500 may crimp its worst weekly decline since early June, following a robust earnings report from JP Morgan and ahead of data on consumer confidence and inflation. But Wells Fargo& Co lost 1.8 percent to $34.55 in premarket trading after reporting its third-quarter results.

  • *JP Morgan climbs after earnings, Wells Fargo due. NEW YORK, Oct 12- U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday, indicating the S&P 500 may crimp its worst weekly decline since early June, after robust earnings from JP Morgan and ahead of data on consumer confidence and inflation.

  • US STOCKS-Futures rise on JPMorgan results, data due Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 7:25 AM ET

    *JP Morgan climbs after earnings, Wells Fargo due. NEW YORK, Oct 12- U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday, indicating the S&P 500 may crimp its worst weekly decline, after robust earnings from JP Morgan and ahead of data on consumer confidence and inflation.

  • U.S. stock index futures point slightly higher Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 4:47 AM ET

    LONDON, Oct 12- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a fractionally higher open on Wall Street on Friday, with futures for the S&P 500 up 0.2 percent, and contracts on the Dow Jones and the Nasdaq 100 up 0.1 percent at 0828 GMT.

  • *Softbank shares down as much as 17 pct in Tokyo* Softbank and Sprint have confirmed in talks* Broker warns of "unacceptable" gearing levels.

  • KAMPALA, Oct 12- Uganda's central bank said it was in the market to sell an unspecified amount of foreign exchange for the third straight day on Friday, a move which strengthened the shilling slightly in the minutes after the announcement. The local currency firmed to 2,590/ 2,600 at 0610 GMT from 2,600/ 2,610 before the announcement, Thomson Reuters data showed.

  • KAMPALA, Oct 12- Uganda's central bank said it was in the market to sell an unspecified amount of foreign exchange for the third straight day on Friday, a move which strengthened the shilling slightly in the minutes after the announcement.

  • *Deal would be second investment trust in Hong Kong. *Cheung Kong/ Hutchison to hold under 30 pct of hotel trust. HONG KONG, Oct 12- Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka- shing's property firm Cheung Kong Ltd plans to list its extended stay hotel business in a deal that could raise up to $800 million, IFR reported on Friday, citing sources with knowledge of the plans.

  • China's Sany Heavy Equipment CEO, chairman resign Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 12:34 AM ET

    HONG KONG, Oct 12- The chief executive and chairman of Sany Heavy Equipment International have resigned, the Chinese company said on Friday, as the construction industry grapples with a slowdown in the world's second largest economy.

  • *Worries persist over whether Spain will request aid. NEW YORK, Oct 12- U.S. Worries on whether Spain will ask for a full-blown bailout to help its struggling economy stoked safety bids for Treasuries, while the Federal Reserve's latest bond purchase added to gains in longer-dated debt, analysts said.