NEW YORK, Dec 22- U.S.-based stock funds posted $21.6 billion in withdrawals during the latest week, Lipper data showed on Thursday, adding to a trend of outflows from actively managed mutual funds that has lasted the better part of the year.
U.S.-BASED CORPORATE INVESTMENT-GRADE BOND FUNDS ATTRACT $1.6 BLN OVER WEEKLY PERIOD- LIPPER.
U.S.-BASED TAXABLE BOND MUTUAL FUNDS POST $1.7 BLN OUTFLOWS; TAXABLE BOND ETFS POST $244 MLN OUTFLOWS OVER WEEKLY PERIOD- LIPPER.
U.S.-BASED STOCK MUTUAL FUNDS POST $19.9 BLN OUTFLOWS; STOCK ETFS POST $1.6 BLN OUTFLOWS OVER WEEKLY PERIOD- LIPPER.
U.S.-BASED HIGH-YIELD BOND FUNDS POST $19 MLN OUTFLOWS OVER WEEKLY PERIOD- LIPPER.
U.S.-BASED MONEY MARKET FUNDS POST $23.9 BLN OUTFLOWS OVER WEEKLY PERIOD- LIPPER.
*Dollar camped at 117.59 yen, $1.0434 per euro. The single currency was a shade firmer at $1.0434, having rebounded only modestly from a nearly 14- year low of $1.0350 set on Tuesday. The dollar rally has been fuelled in part by bets that the incoming Trump Administration and a Republican-controlled Congress would slash taxes and boost debt-funded spending,...
U.S.-BASED TAXABLE BOND FUNDS POST $2 BLN OUTFLOWS OVER WEEKLY PERIOD, TRIMMING WITHDRAWALS FROM PRIOR WEEK- LIPPER.
*Treasury to sell $88 bln supply next week. NEW YORK, Dec 22- U.S. "The data was stronger than people expected," said Tom di Galoma, a managing director at Seaport Global Holdings in New York.
*Poland rejects new EU warning over rule of law. BUDAPEST/ PRAGUE, Dec 22- Czech two-year government bond yields traded near record lows on Thursday as the central bank, after a policy meeting, reaffirmed plans to ditch its crown cap around mid-2017 following the extension of the European Central Bank's stimulus program. Loose ECB policy could increase upward...
BEIJING, Dec 22- China's reductions in its U.S. The market should not over-interpret whether China's Treasury reduction is strategic. China's foreign exchange reserves fell far more than expected in November, by $69.06 billion to $3.052 trillion, the lowest level in nearly six years.
BENCHMARK 10- YEAR TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO U.S.
US TREASURY YIELDS DIP SLIGHTLY AFTER DATA, 10- YEAR YIELDS FALL TO 2.55 PERCENT.
NEW YORK, Dec 22- U.S. Gross domestic product increased at a 3.5 percent annual rate instead of the previously reported 3.2 percent pace, the Commerce Department said in its third GDP estimate on Thursday. "The data was stronger than people expected," said Tom di Galoma, a managing director at Seaport Global Holdings in New York.
US TREASURY YIELDS RISE SLIGHTLY AFTER DATA, 10- YEAR YIELDS INCREASE TO 2.56 PERCENT.
Dec 22- U.S. stock index futures were little changed in light trading on Thursday ahead of a host of economic data. *U.S. stocks have rallied since the Nov. 8 election, with the Dow up about 9 percent and the S&P 6 percent as investors expect the economy to benefit from President-elect Donald Trump's plans for deregulation and infrastructure spending.
*Poland rejects new EU warning over the rule of law. BUDAPEST/ PRAGUE, Dec 22- Czech 2- year government bonds traded near record low yields ahead of Thursday's central bank meeting which is seen reaffirming a plan to abandon an exchange rate cap on the crown. It has forced the central bank to boost foreign currency reserves via crown selling to 80 billion euros from...
Qatar followed in May, selling $9 billion while Saudi Arabia's sold a mammoth $17.5 billion in October.. "2016 was dominated by some jumbo jet action in Saudi, Argentina, Qatar, and we will see more jumbos next year, that's for sure," said Paul Greer, senior EM debt trader at Fidelity International. Greer said Argentina and Saudi would likely return next year with...
TOKYO, Dec 22- Japanese government bond prices were largely unchanged on Thursday but superlong bonds eased slightly in late trade on unwinding of recent buys after the Bank of Japan's move to support those maturities last week. The JGB issue plan for the fiscal year beginning next April announced by the Ministry of Finance was mostly in line with market...
SHANGHAI, Dec 22- Russia and China have not set a timetable for the issuance of a benchmark Russian treasury bond denominated in yuan, as both sides continue to discuss technical and regulatory issues, a Russian finance ministry official said on Thursday. Russia has sought to deepen ties with China since relations with the West soured over the Ukraine conflict...