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  • Jan 17- Wall Street was set to open lower on Tuesday as investors sought safe-haven assets following British Prime Minister Theresa May's comments on Brexit and U.S. May said Britain would leave the European Union's single market when it exits the EU, but the final deal would be put to a parliamentary vote, helping U.S. stock futures trim some losses.

  • US TREASURY YIELDS FALL AS FED'S DUDLEY SPEAKS, 10- YEAR YIELDS DROP TO 2.33 PERCENT.

  • Jan 17- U.S. stock index futures fell the most this year as investors sought safe-haven assets following President-elect Donald Trump's comments on the dollar and British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit speech. *May said her plans for Britain's exit from the European Union mean that it could no longer remain in the single market but she would seek a deal...

  • LONDON, Jan 17- Dollar weakness and Turkish central bank liquidity tightening provided some support to the Turkish lira on Tuesday, whilst a move lower in U.S. treasury yields improved risk appetite, boosting emerging equities. President-elect Donald Trump that the dollar was too strong had provoked a broad re-think of the dollar strength that has dominated...

  • TOKYO, Jan 17- Benchmark Japanese government bonds were steady on Tuesday, underpinned by solid demand at a 20- year sale. Investors were wary of taking significant new positions as they braced for a speech by British Prime Minister Theresa May later in the global session, as well as Friday's inauguration of U.S. At the Ministry of Finance's offer of 1.1 trillion...

  • Jan 17- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 17- Jan Germany Auction of 2- year Treasury Note 17- Jan Japan Auction of 20- year government bonds 17- Jan Spain Auction of 6- and 12- month Treasury.

  • *Belgium appoints banks for 10- year bond sale. LONDON, Jan 16- Italy's government bond yields rose slightly on Monday after losing their last major A-grade sovereign credit rating, a move that could raise borrowing costs for the country's frail banking sector. Canadian agency DBRS downgraded Italy's credit rating on Friday to BBB from A, citing uncertainty...

  • LONDON, Jan 16- Britain's pound fell on Monday as concern rose that the country is heading for a "hard" Brexit from the European Union and its single market, a day before a speech by Prime Minister Theresa May on the government's plans. Some British newspapers have billed May's speech on Tuesday as a shift away from preferential EU single market access- in order to win...

  • LONDON, Jan 16- Italy's government bond yields rose slightly on Monday after the country's sovereign credit rating was downgraded by DBRS, a move that could raise borrowing costs for its frail banking sector. Canadian ratings agency DBRS on Friday cut Italy's credit rating to BBB from A, citing uncertainty over the country's ability to pass reforms, continuing...

  • LONDON, Jan 16- Italy's government bond yields rose on Monday after the country's sovereign credit rating was downgraded by DBRS, a move that could raise borrowing costs for its frail banking sector. Canadian ratings agency DBRS on Friday cut Italy's credit rating to BBB from A, citing uncertainty over the country's ability to pass reforms, continuing weakness...

  • TOKYO, Jan 16- Japanese government bond prices dipped on Monday as the market braced for a string of upcoming debt auctions, although a slide in Tokyo shares helped limited the losses. The bond market sagged on caution towards a crowded auction schedule, with the finance ministry due to sell 1.1 trillion yen of 20- year JGBs on Tuesday, 2.4 trillion yen of...

  • Jan 16- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 17- Jan Germany Auction of 2- year Treasury Note 17- Jan Japan Auction of 20- year government bonds 17- Jan Spain Auction of 6- and 12- month Treasury.

  • Jan 14- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 17- Jan Germany Auction of 2- year Treasury Note 17- Jan Japan Auction of 20- year government bonds 17- Jan Spain Auction of 6- and 12- month Treasury.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 13- U.S. Friday's yield increase wiped out much of the week's fall tied to traders scaling back bond bets on potentially higher inflation and federal borrowing under the incoming Trump administration and a Republican-controlled Congress. "There is not a whole lot of conviction in rates until we hear more from Congress about what they are shooting...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 13- BlackRock Inc, the world's biggest asset manager, reported better-than-expected quarterly profits on Friday as it clamped down on expenses and investors stormed into lower-cost funds to take advantage of a year-end rally. Investors poured $88 billion into the company's market-tracking index investments and its iShares exchange-traded...

  • *Focus on Italy as crucial review by DBRS looms. *Credit Agricole to cease primary dealerships in Austria, Ireland. LONDON, Jan 13- Euro zone bond yields rose on Friday after comments from U.S. policymakers prompted concerns that the United States' monetary policy could tighten faster than previously expected.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 13- BlackRock Inc, the world's biggest asset manager, reported better-than-expected quarterly profits on Friday as it clamped down on expenses and investors stormed into lower-cost funds to take advantage of a year-end rally. Investors poured $88 billion into the company's market-tracking index investments and its iShares exchange-traded...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 13- U.S. Treasury yields jumped Friday on a surge in selling, wiping out much of the week's gains tied to traders scaling back bond bets on potentially higher inflation and federal borrowing under the impending administration of President-elect Donald Trump. "The market is flushing lower because there are a lot of bad longs out there," said Tom di...

  • *Hungary's inflation highest since July 2013. BUDAPEST, Jan 13- Government bond yields mostly rose in Central Europe on Friday as figures released in Hungary and Romania showed inflation rising across the region. Hungary's annual inflation jumped to 1.8 percent in December.

  • Jan 13- U.S. stock index futures gave up some gains on Friday after disappointing quarterly reports from Bank of America and Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo was down 1 percent at $53.95 after it reported a fall in profit and its revenue fell short of market expectations. "There is a lot of optimism regarding the financial sector but any kind of cautious statement from them...