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  • Treasury yields fell on Tuesday for a second straight day as anxiety about possible U.S. military strikes against Syria and North Korea and the outcome of the French presidential election spurred safe-haven demand for U.S. government debt. "Any escalation in geopolitical concerns could push us back lower in yields," said Justin Lederer, Treasury strategist at...

  • TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO SESSION LOWS AS WALL STREET STOCK LOSSES GROW, 10- YEAR YIELD AT 2.316 PCT.

  • TREASURY YIELDS PARE DECLINE SLIGHTLY AFTER U.S.

  • Treasury yields fell on Tuesday for a second straight day as anxiety about possible U.S. military strikes against Syria and North Korea and the outcome of the French presidential election spurred demand for low-risk government debt. "Any escalation in geopolitical concerns could push us back lower in yields," said Justin Lederer, Treasury strategist at...

  • *Futures: Dow up 4 pts, S&P down 0.25 pts, Nasdaq down 0.25 pts. April 11- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday as investors preferred to play safe amid rising geopolitical tensions in Syria and North Korea and ahead of the start of first-quarter earnings season later this week. *The White House said on Monday President Donald Trump was open to...

  • NAIROBI, April 11- Kenyan lender CBA Group has agreed to make a market for the country's debut mobile phone-based bond, guaranteeing investors an exit whenever they need it, officials said on Tuesday. Kenya raised 150 million shillings with the three-year bond, called M-Akiba, becoming the first in the world to issue a government bond exclusively via mobile...

  • TOKYO, April 11- Japanese government bond prices ticked up on Tuesday as rising geopolitical tensions over North Korea and Syria as well as renewed uncertainty over the French presidential election prompted fund inflows to the safety of bonds. Global bond yields have fallen on rising geopolitical concerns as a U.S. Navy strike group headed toward the western...

  • *Asia ex- Japan down; Nikkei falls on yen strength, Toshiba woes. *Oil continues run of gains on Libya oilfield shutdown, Syria. SINGAPORE, April 11- Asian stocks fell in choppy trade on Tuesday as the political tinderbox in the Middle East and the Korean Peninsula added to uncertainty over the looming French vote, pushing edgy investors into safer assets such as the...

  • April 11- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE COUNTRY AUCTION DETAILS 11- Apr United States Sale of 10- year notes 11- Apr Italy Bills auction 11- Apr Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 12- Apr United Kingdom Auction of 2 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2065 12- Apr United States Sale of 30-...

  • April 11- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE COUNTRY AUCTION DETAILS 11- Apr United States Sale of 10- year notes 11- Apr Italy Bills auction 11- Apr Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 12- Apr United Kingdom Auction of 2 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2065 12- Apr United States Sale of 30-...

  • April 10- The Federal Reserve's plans to raise U.S. interest rates gradually are aimed at sustaining full employment and near-2-percent inflation without letting the economy overheat, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Monday. "I think we have a healthy economy now," Yellen said at an event at the University of Michigan's Ford School of Public Policy in Ann Arbor.

  • NEW YORK, April 10- U.S. Treasury yields were near flat late on Monday after an event at the University of Michigan's Ford School of Public Policy where Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen spoke broadly about the U.S. economy and monetary policy. The yield on U.S. benchmark 10- year Treasury notes held at 2.366 percent, which was down marginally from Friday, while the...

  • TREASURY YIELDS LITTLE CHANGED AFTER FED'S YELLEN EVENT IN UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN ENDS, 10- YEAR YIELD AT 2.366 PCT.

  • *Investors wary of developments in Europe, Syria, North Korea. Treasury yields fell on Monday as jitters about the French presidential election, concerns about North Korea and tension between U.S. and Syria underpinned safe-haven demand for U.S. government debt. Polls released on Monday showed a tight first-round French presidential contest on April 23, led by...

  • *Investors wary of developments in Europe, Syria, North Korea. Treasury yields fell on Monday as jitters about the French presidential election, concerns about North Korea and tension between U.S. and Syria underpinned safe-haven demand for U.S. government debt. Polls released on Monday showed a tight first-round French presidential contest on April 23, led by...

  • NEW YORK, April 10- The dollar fell on Monday as U.S. But that move reversed as Treasury yields fell on geopolitical jitters about the French presidential election, escalating tensions in Syria and growing unease about North Korea. The euro was also little changed against the dollar at $1.0590 after earlier falling to its lowest since March 9.

  • NEW YORK, April 10- U.S. Treasury yields pared their earlier drop on Monday, prompted by soft demand at a $24 billion auction of three-year notes, the first part of this week's $56 billion coupon-bearing government debt supply. The yield on three-year Treasuries was down 0.5 basis point at 1.499 percent, while benchmark 10- year yield was 1 basis point lower at...

  • TREASURY YIELDS REDUCE EARLIER DROP FOLLOWING SOFT DEMAND AT 3- YEAR NOTE SALE.

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  • TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO SESSION LOWS AS WALL STREET STOCKS PARE GAINS, 10- YEAR YIELD AT 2.357 PCT.