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Investing Securities

  • On Monday, Trump told U.S. manufacturing executives he would impose a hefty border tax on firms that import products to the United States after moving American factories overseas. "The trade comments were a bit unsettling so stocks sold off, offering Treasuries some safe-haven support," said John Canavan, market strategist at Stone& McCarthy Research...

  • CHICAGO, Jan 23- U.S. oilfield services company Forbes Energy Services Ltd said it expected to "promptly" emerge from bankruptcy after filing a Chapter 11 plan on Monday with a prepackaged deal to exchange $280 million of debt for equity. In a filing with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Houston, Forbes said the slump had reduced demand for its activities, rendering it...

  • LONDON, Jan 23- Italian government bond yields hit a six-week high on Monday, the eve of a Constitutional Court review of a disputed election law that that could affect the timing of the next election. Italy's yields came off those highs as trading drew to a close, falling into the slipstream of a broad rally in euro zone debt after U.S. But there was still caution...

  • *Companies to sell $20- $25 bln in high-grade debt- IFR. Treasury yields slipped on Monday as investor jitters over President Donald Trump's tough stance on trade spurred safe-haven demand for bonds ahead of $88 billion in government debt supply this week. He also plans to sign an executive order to renegotiate the free trade agreement between the U.S., Canada and...

  • *Italy yields at six-week high before Tues court hearing. LONDON, Jan 23- Italian government bond yields hit a six-week high on Monday before Italy's Constitutional Court reviews the country's disputed election law, in a hearing that could impact the timing of the next election. Italy has different electoral laws for the upper and lower houses of parliament...

  • LONDON, Jan 23- Italian government bond yields hit six-week highs on Monday, bucking a broader fall in euro zone debt yields, before a hearing on the legitimacy of new electoral law. But in Italy, caution crept in before Tuesday's Constitutional Court hearing on a disputed electoral law. The referendum rejected by voters on Dec. 4 would have eliminated Italy's...

  • TOKYO, Jan 23- Japanese government bond prices rose on Monday as Tokyo stocks slipped and Treasuries gained after the inauguration of Donald Trump as U.S. president and lifted investor demand for safe-haven debt. "JGBs have found bids as Trump reiterated his protectionist stance while failing to mention any fiscal policy specifics, pushing back expectations...

  • Jan 23- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 23- Jan Norway Auction of Treasury bills 23- Jan Belgium OLO Auction 24- Jan United States Sale of 2- year notes 24- Jan Japan Auction of 40- year government bonds 24- Jan Spain Auction of 3- and 9-...

  • *JPMorgan downgraded Indonesia at time of uncertainty- finmin. *Indonesia says bond dealers must avoid conflicts of interest. JPMorgan published a research report on Nov. 13 that gave Indonesia an underweight assessment, just as Southeast Asia's biggest economy was seeing an outflow of funds along with other emerging markets after Donald Trump's victory in...

  • BUENOS AIRES, Jan 22- Argentina shielded itself from potential market volatility after the election of U.S. President Donald Trump by selling a more-than-expected $7 billion in bonds on Thursday, Finance Minister Luis Caputo said in an interview published in the Clarin newspaper. Caputo said that Argentina did not sell more than the $7 billion to maintain...

  • Jan 21- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 23- Jan Norway Auction of Treasury bills 23- Jan Belgium OLO Auction 24- Jan United States Sale of 2- year notes 24- Jan Japan Auction of 40- year government bonds 24- Jan Spain Auction of 3- and 9-...

  • ROSSELLO SAYS GOVERNMENT HAS' FUNDAMENTAL WILLINGNESS TO PAY' DEBT, WHILE BOARD CALLS FOR SIGNIFICANT HAIRCUTS TO BONDHOLDERS.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 20- U.S. Treasury yields fell from two-and-a-half-week highs on Friday after Donald Trump adopted a populist tone as he was sworn in as U.S. president, raising some concerns that fiscal stimulus efforts may be delayed. "When he got a little more anti-establishment you could see the yields dropping a little bit," said Aaron Kohli, an interest rate...

  • US TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO U.S.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 20- Societe Generale agreed to pay a $50 million civil fine and admit to misconduct to settle U.S. claims that it fraudulently concealed from investors the poor quality of residential mortgage-backed securities it marketed and sold. In a statement on Friday, the U.S. Department of Justice said the French bank concealed problems in a $780 million...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 20- Nasdaq Inc will ask U.S. regulators under the Trump administration to limit the trading of shares of small companies and illiquid exchange-traded funds to the exchanges on which they are listed, the market operator said in a note to clients. Such a move would make it cheaper for investors to buy and sell small-cap stocks and niche ETFs, spur more...

  • US TREASURY YIELDS FALL SLIGHTLY AS TRUMP SPEAKS, 10- YEAR YIELDS FALL TO 2.48 PCT.

  • LONDON, Jan 20- Euro zone government bond yields hit one-month highs on Friday as investors, looking ahead to Donald Trump's presidency, focused on prospects of stronger economic growth and higher inflation. Fed Chair Janet Yellen reiterated on Thursday that the central bank should continue to raise rates slowly or risk harming the economic recovery.

  • Jan 20- U.S. stocks rose amid gains across sectors on Friday as Donald Trump gets set to become the 45th president of the United States. Trump will be sworn in by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts in Washington. "There is a lot of optimism and renewed hope for better things to come," said Sean O'Hara, president of Pacer ETFs.

  • US TREASURIES EXTEND PRICE LOSSES, 10- YEAR YIELDS RISE TO SESSION HIGH OF 2.513 PCT.