Investing Securities

  • SINGAPORE, Oct 5- Asian shares and gold retreated on Wednesday and bond yields were near two-week highs as markets were rattled by a media report flagging the possible withdrawal of the European Central Bank's bond buying program. European markets are also poised for a subdued start, with spreadbetters expecting Britain's FTSE 100 to open as much as 0.2...

  • The central bank offered to buy 400 billion yen of JGBs maturing in 1 to 3 years, 420 billion yen of 3- to 5- year JGBs, 410 billion yen of JGBs maturing in 5 to 10 years, and 25 billion yen of inflation-linked JGBs. "Some people expected a superlong term operation, but the BOJ didn't offer to buy any today," leading that zone to modestly underperform, said Keiko Onogi, senior...

  • HONG KONG, Oct 5- China's bond market could be included in global indices before its stocks because government interventions have dented foreign investor confidence in Beijing's commitment to equity market reform, the global CEO of index provider FTSE Russell said. Mark Makepeace told Reuters on Wednesday it was "possible" global bond index providers would...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- Jeffrey Gundlach's DoubleLine posted a net inflow of $444.4 million into its open-end mutual funds in September, marking the Los Angeles- based firm's 32nd consecutive month of inflows. The $61.8 billion DoubleLine Total Return Bond Fund, the largest fund by total assets of the DoubleLine Funds, had a net inflow of $190.9 million in September, for a...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- U.S. Treasury prices dropped and yields jumped to almost two-week highs after a report that the European Central Bank may taper asset purchases spooked investors. "What the market has been telling you for the last month-and-a-half is that central bank policy has run out of room and they need something else to transition to because it's not working,...

  • US 30- YEAR TREASURY BOND PRICES EXTEND LOSSES TO A FULL POINT, YIELDS RISE TO 2.39 PCT.

  • US TREASURY PRICES EXTEND LOSSES, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS RISE TO SESSION HIGHS OF 1.66 PCT.

  • By Arno Schuetze and Kathrin Jones. The German bank is throwing its energies into reaching a settlement before next month's U.S. presidential election, with the Department of Justice demanding a fine of up to $14 billion for mis-selling mortgage-backed securities. Chief Executive John Cryan and finance head Marcus Schenck are currently travelling to the...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- Global central bank policy makers have turned world financial markets into a casino, thanks to their unprecedented monetary policies, bond investor Bill Gross of Janus Capital Group warned on Tuesday. "Our financial markets have become a Vegas/ Macau/ Monte Carlo casino, wagering that an unlimited supply of credit generated by central banks can...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- U.S. Richmond Federal Reserve President Jeffrey Lacker, who is not a voting member of the Fed's rate-setting committee, on Tuesday said there was a strong case for raising interest rates, arguing that borrowing costs might need to rise significantly to keep inflation under control. "The market is anticipating that it will be revised up for the...

  • US TREASURY YIELDS RISE TO SESSION HIGHS, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS INCREASE TO 1.64 PCT, HIGHEST SINCE SEPT. 22.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 4- Jeffrey Gundlach's DoubleLine posted a net inflow of $444.4 million into its open-end mutual funds in September, marking the Los Angeles- based firm's 32nd consecutive month of inflows. The $61.8 billion DoubleLine Total Return Bond Fund, the largest fund by total assets of the DoubleLine Funds, had a net inflow of $190.9 million in September, for a...

  • LONDON, Oct 4- Britain's pound slumped to a three-decade low on Tuesday as concerns over Brexit were compounded by the renewed strength of the dollar on resurgent U.S. interest rate hike expectations. Sterling was at its weakest since 1985, hit by a growing sense that the UK may be heading for a' hard' Brexit where it severs links to the EU's single market in favour of...

  • *Austria among first to force creditors to take hit. VIENNA, Oct 4- Enough creditors in failed lender Hypo Alpe Adria have supported a bond buyback offer for the deal to proceed, Austria's finance minister said on Tuesday, drawing a line under the country's worst postwar financial scandal. Two years after "bad bank" Heta Asset Resolution was created to wind down Hypo...

  • *Frankfurt- listed shares of Deutsche Bank were up 0.52 percent following support from major clients and rivals as the biggest German lender negotiates with the U.S. Justice Department over a $14 billion demand for mis-selling mortgage-backed securities. *London's FTSE was up nearly 2 percent, hovering around its record high, as investors cheered the idea of a...

  • *Frankfurt- listed shares of Deutsche Bank were up 0.52 percent following support from major clients and rivals as the biggest German lender negotiates with the U.S. Justice Department over a $14 billion demand for mis-selling mortgage-backed securities. *London's FTSE was up nearly 2 percent, hovering around its record high, as investors cheered the idea of a...

  • LONDON, Oct 4- Britain's pound slumped to a three-decade low on Tuesday as its Brexit worries were compounded by a revitalised dollar, boosted by resurgent U.S. interest rate hike expectations. Sterling dropped to its weakest since 1985, hit by a growing sense that the UK may be heading for a' hard' Brexit where it severs links to the EU's single market in favour of...

  • TOKYO, Oct 4- Japanese Government Bond prices pared most losses on Tuesday after the auction of a 2.4 trillion yen 10- year JGBs drew solid demand. The 10- year yield rose to as high as minus 0.055 percent before the auction but slipped to minus 0.070 percent, up just 0.5 basis point on the day. The first 10- year JGB auction after the BOJ last month set a target for their...

  • Oct 4- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 04 October Belgium Auction of Treasury bills.

  • Oct 3- JPMorgan Chase& Co on Monday said it was launching a global government bond index that will offer fund managers higher potential yields by including a larger percentage of emerging market bonds than traditional global bond indexes. The index is called the JPM GBI aggregate diversified fund and is made up of both investment grade and high yield bonds, with...