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  • LONDON, Oct 31- Spanish government bond yields fell on Monday after the country ended a 10- month political deadlock, but the fall was limited by lingering investor concerns over the country's ability to implement reforms and rein in public spending. Spain finally got a government for the first time this year after lawmakers agreed to grant conservative...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 31- The U.S. dollar rose against a basket of major currencies on Monday on reduced worries over the FBI's investigation of more emails linked to Hillary Clinton's use of a private server, while persistently low Japanese government bond yields also boosted the greenback. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of six major...

  • *Fed, Bank of Japan, Bank of England meetings in focus. Bonds gained on Friday afternoon after the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it would investigate additional emails relating to Hillary Clinton's use of a private server, roiling the presidential campaign. "We had some more politically risky news coming out on Friday, I think the market's still trying to...

  • US TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO SESSION LOWS AFTER DATA, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS DECLINE TO 1.83 PERCENT.

  • Oct 31- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Monday as a string of M&A deals helped offset jitters following news the FBI will review more emails related to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's private email use. *Level 3 Communications rose 3.9 percent to $56.15 after CenturyLink said it would buy the company in a deal valued at about...

  • TOKYO, Oct 31- Japanese government bonds mostly edged slightly higher on Monday, while JGB futures marked their lowest monthly trading volume in nearly 14 years for the first full month of the Bank of Japan's latest easing strategy of yield curve control. BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda has recently suggested that there will be no further stimulus measures from...

  • Oct 31- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 31 October France Auction of BTF treasury notes.

  • *US $12.4 billion of Singapore bonds fall due by end-2017. HONG KONG, Oct 31- Singapore companies, highly exposed to slowing global trade and a lacklustre commodity market, face a financing scramble in 2017, as more than US $12 billion of their bonds falls due and banks grow wary of lending to the resources sector. Between now and the end of 2017, according to Reuters...

  • *US $12.4 billion of Singapore bonds fall due by end-2017. HONG KONG, Oct 31- Singapore companies, highly exposed to slowing global trade and a lackluster commodity market, face a financing scramble in 2017, as more than US $12 billion of their bonds falls due and banks grow wary of lending to the resources sector. Between now and the end of 2017, according to Reuters...

  • Oct 29- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 31 October France Auction of BTF treasury notes.

  • "Clearly it's not Bund tantrum 2.0," said ING rates strategist Martin Van Vliet, referring to a April-June of 2015 when the yield on Germany's 10- year government bond rose over 90 basis points over a seven-week period. Strong UK economic growth data on Thursday prompted a global bond sell-off as they reduced expectations for a rate cut when the Bank of England...

  • Ten-year gilt yields peaked at 1.312 percent at 1239 GMT, their highest since Britain's June 23 referendum decision to leave the European Union, and more than 5 basis points up on the day. The 10- year yield has more than doubled since touching record lows in August on growing signs that Britain's economy was coping surprisingly well with the immediate Brexit...

  • LONDON, Oct 28- Stocks fell on Friday, curbed by yet another rise in global bond yields that also lifted the dollar to a three-month high against the yen as investors grew more confident that U.S. interest rates will rise before the end of the year. Next week the Fed, Bank of Japan and Bank of England all deliver their latest policy decisions. "The concern is that central...

  • "Clearly it's not Bund tantrum 2.0," said ING rates strategist Martin Van Vliet, referring to a April-June of 2015 when the yield on Germany's 10- year government bond rose over 90 basis points over a seven-week period. This played into overarching market sentiment that central banks worldwide are stepping back from the aggressive stimulus measures of recent...

  • TOKYO, Oct 28- Nippon Life Insurance Co is aiming to cut currency hedging on some of its foreign bond investments in the six months to March, rolling back unplanned hedging it executed after the Brexit vote, a senior company official said on Friday. Japan's biggest private life insurer also plans to shift funds to U.S. agency and corporate bonds and European bonds...

  • LONDON, Oct 28- Emerging market stocks fell for a fourth day running on Friday and were clinging on to the slenderest of monthly gains, as fears of a global bond market sell-off left sentiment fragile and Turkey's lira at a record low. A rise in global borrowing costs has gathered pace over the past days, with firming bets on a U.S. rate rise this year backed by...

  • LONDON, Oct 28- European equity funds posted a record 38th consecutive weekly outflow and government bond funds saw redemptions for the 16th week in a row as investors braced for a potential "angry rise" in bond yields, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday. In the week ending Oct. 26 investors pulled another $700 million from European equity funds, BAML said,...

  • LONDON, Oct 28- Stocks fell on Friday, curbed by the continued surge in global bond yields, while the dollar hit a three-month high against the yen as investors grew more confident that the Federal Reserve will raise U.S. interest rates by the end of the year. Europe's index of leading 300 shares was down 1 percent in early trade at 1,337 points, Germany's DAX was down 1...

  • TOKYO, Oct 28- Japanese government bonds edged down on Friday with the yield curve slightly steepening as JGBs took cues from overseas markets. Strong third quarter U.K. growth data on Thursday dented expectations for monetary easing by the Bank of England and triggered a sell-off in Gilts. BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda told parliament last week that he saw no...

  • *Surge in UK, euro zone bond yields also impact Treasuries. TOKYO, Oct 28- Stocks sagged on Friday as global bond yields surged and pulled the dollar to three-month highs versus the yen, after the latest batch of U.S. data increased chances for a near-term interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down...