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  • *China action deepens worry of short-selling. April 17- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower opening on Friday on investor concerns over reports of a regulatory clampdown on trading in China, a move that potentially would be negative for a recently flow of money into Chinese exchanges. "There restrictions on short selling have been lifted in China and when...



  • LONDON, April 17- Britain postponed a sale of Treasury bills and global bond trading was hit by a power outage at news and market price provider Bloomberg on Friday, with trading volume in German government bond futures contracts tumbling by around a third. Social media first reported the Bloomberg systems going down at around 07:20 GMT and the screens were...

  • LONDON, April 17- Italy is likely to increase the average life of its debt this year for the first time since 2010 as European Central Bank bond purchases push yield-hungry investors towards riskier long-term debt. In a long-awaited turnaround of a trend that began during the euro zone debt crisis-- when Italy could only sell short-dated bonds-- the average...

  • SHANGHAI, April 17- Jiangsu province may delay a planned debt auction scheduled for April 23, three sources with direct knowledge of the situation told Reuters on Friday, signaling a possible rocky start for China's fledgling municipal bond market in 2015.. The 64.8 billion yuan auction, if it proceeds as planned, would be the first such official issue by a local...

  • April 17- Hong Kong stocks fall on Friday but had a fifth straight weekly gain, thanks to hopes of further money inflows. Invesco Ltd's China fund venture said late on Thursday it has raised 11 billion yuan for China's first mutual fund product to buy Hong Kong stocks under the Connect scheme, confirming an earlier Reuters report. Among the most actively traded...

  • SHANGHAI, April 17- China stocks rose to fresh seven-year highs on Friday, posting their seventh straight week of gains, as investor interest shifted from pricy small caps to blue chip shares. "Index futures reflect market expectations, so the flood of money gushing into the stock market will be guided into blue chips," said Zhang Chen, analyst at Shanghai- based...

  • TOKYO, April 17- Japanese government bond prices rose on Friday as the market took heart from firm results in the Bank of Japan's debt-buying operation. The BOJ bought 780 billion yen of JGBs on Friday, of which 240 billion yen were for debt with remaining maturities of 25 years or longer. Yields on top-rated euro zone bonds fell to record lows on Thursday after the...

  • What's missing in today's high-speed markets Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 7:00 AM ET

    There's one big gaping hole in today's high-speed markets, explains D Keith Ross, head alternative-market operator PDQ.

  • Why is the SEC still so low-tech? Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 4:49 PM ET
    Michael Douglas as Gordon Gekko in the 1987 Oliver Stone film, "Wall Street."

    The SEC's entire corporate-disclosure operation is based on the written document. That's a huge problem, says this watchdog.

  • Why haven't 'Flash Boys' claims been proven? Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 1:42 PM ET
    Michael Lewis

    It's a year since Michael Lewis' explosive claim in "Flash Boys" that the market is rigged. Why haven't any of his claims been proven yet?

  • A man walks past an electronic board displaying share prices at the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday, April 10, 2014.

    An Indonesian telecom found a way to restructure its debt over creditor objections: it loaned itself money and counted its own votes toward approval.

  • Janus profit up after Gross helps bring inflows Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 11:30 AM ET
    Bill Gross

    Denver asset manager Janus Capital Group said fourth-quarter profit rose 22 percent after hiring of star bond fund manager Bill Gross.

  • Going behind China's margin trading issues Sunday, 18 Jan 2015 | 10:47 PM ET
    What's behind China's big margin trading issue

    Hao Hong, Managing Director, Research at Bank of Communications, says margin trading activity was rampant in recent months, with several accounts operating below minimum account balances.

  • BlackRock's earnings beat Wall Street estimates Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 7:44 AM ET
    Larry Fink, Chairman and CEO of BlackRock.

    BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, reported a higher-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as assets under management increased.

  • Vanguard execs issue warning on risks of deflation Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 7:26 AM ET

    Executives at Vanguard Group warned that deflation is a real risk for the global economy while downplaying inflation concerns for the United States.

  • Most of Bill Gross's Janus money came from... Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 6:49 AM ET
    Bill Gross

    More than 60 percent of the money raised by Bill Gross for Janus Capital came from a Morgan Stanley wealth management office.

  • A $425 million jackpot for Wall St whistleblowers Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    There's a little known pot of cash the SEC has set aside for tipsters, says this former SEC lawyer, which could make whistleblowing quite lucrative.

  • Credit Suisse, Assured Guaranty settle US lawsuit Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 3:48 AM ET
    Credit Suisse private banking

    Credit Suisse has reached a confidential settlement with Assured Guaranty.