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  • LONDON, Nov 15- The dollar pulled back from close to 14- year highs on Tuesday, euro zone government bond yields fell and the price of copper tumbled as traders cashed in gains from a rally fuelled by Donald Trump's victory in the U.S. presidential election. China's yuan, which like other Asian currencies has been under pressure since the election, fell to its...

  • LONDON, Nov 15- The dollar pulled back from close to 14- year highs on Tuesday, euro zone government bond yields fell and the price of copper tumbled as traders cashed in gains from a rally fueled by Donald Trump's victory in the U.S. presidential election. China's yuan, which like other Asian currencies has been under pressure since the election, fell to its weakest...

  • *Yen also hit with U.S.- Japan yield spread widest in nearly 3 yrs. TOKYO, Nov 15- The Japanese yen, jolted in a 750- plus point range against the dollar in the week since Donald Trump's presidential win, could fall back towards a February low of 115 yen on prospects of rapid U.S. interest rate increases. The dollar marked a five-month high above 108.500 yen on Monday,...

  • *Singapore's offshore oil and gas sector faces wave of defaults. SINGAPORE, Nov 15- When troubled Malaysian oil and gas services provider Perisai Petroleum Teknology asked bondholders for more time to pay them back, one investor from Singapore said she thought the bonds' coupons had something to do with free parking. She invested about S $260,000 of a fortune she...

  • TOKYO, Nov 15- Japanese government bonds slipped on Tuesday, pushing the benchmark yield into positive territory for the first time in eight weeks, after results of a 5- year auction fell short of market expectations. "Market players are waiting to see how the BOJ reacts to the recent JGB yield rise," said Keiko Onogi, a senior strategist at Daiwa Securities.

  • TOKYO, Nov 15- Japanese government bonds slipped on Tuesday, pushing the benchmark yield into positive territory for the first time in eight weeks, after results of a 5- year auction fell short of market expectations. "Market players are waiting to see how the BOJ reacts to the recent JGB yield rise," said Keiko Onogi, a senior strategist at Daiwa Securities.

  • *Singapore's offshore oil and gas sector faces wave of defaults. SINGAPORE, Nov 15- When troubled Malaysian oil and gas services provider Perisai Petroleum Teknology asked bondholders for more time to pay them back, one investor from Singapore said she thought the bonds' coupons had something to do with free parking. She invested about S $260,000 of a fortune she...

  • HONG KONG, Nov 15- The U.S. dollar held near a 14- year high on Tuesday and Treasury yields extended their rise as investors braced for stronger inflation in the United States amid expectations of expansionary fiscal polices under Donald Trump's presidency. The combination of the two have derailed Asian currencies and equities, particularly in South Korea,...

  • TOKYO, Nov 15- Japanese government bonds slipped on Tuesday, pushing the benchmark yield up to zero percent for the first time in eight weeks, after results of a 5- year auction fell short of market expectations. Yields on Treasury notes have soared in recent days, reflecting expectations that the Trump Administration will embark on inflationary economic...

  • *Euro hurt by worries over Italy's referendum. TOKYO, Nov 15- The dollar traded within sight of its highest level in more than 13-1/ 2 years on Tuesday as bond yields soared on expectations that President-elect Donald Trump's economic policies will fuel inflation. There could be friction between the White House and the Congress down the road, "said Kazushige Kaida,...

  • *Euro hurt by worries over Italy's referendum. TOKYO, Nov 15- The dollar is closing in on a test of its highest level in almost 14 years as bond yields soared after Donald Trump's election to president, bringing buyers back to the U.S. currency. There could be friction between the White House and the Congress down the road, "said Kazushige Kaida, head of forex at State...

  • HONG KONG, Nov 15- The U.S. dollar scaled an eleven-month peak on Tuesday and Treasury yields extended their rise as investors braced for higher inflation in the United States amid expectations of fiscally expansionary polices under Donald Trump's presidency. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was flat in early trades while...

  • Nov 15- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. 15- Nov Japan Auction of 5- year Government Bonds. 17- Nov United Kingdom Auction of 0 1/ 8% Index-linked Treasury.

  • REUTERS SUMMIT- RIEDER SEES 2.5 TO 2.75 PCT 10- YR TREASURY YIELD IN 2017.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- The U.S. dollar hit an 11- month peak against a basket of currencies on Monday as the risk of faster U.S. inflation and wider budget deficits sent Treasury bond yields shooting higher. President-elect Donald Trump takes office in January. On Wall Street, the Dow Industrials set a record high, led by financial stocks, on bets on higher interest rates...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 14- The chair of the U.S. derivatives regulator said on Monday he hopes to accomplish a few more things as he enters the last few months heading the Commodity Futures Trading Commision, adding he is committed to ensuring a smooth transition at the agency. Chairman Timothy Massad became chair in 2014, under President Barack Obama, a Democrat.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 14- The chair of the U.S. derivatives regulator said on Monday he hopes to accomplish a few more things as he enters the last few months heading the Commodity Futures Trading Commision, adding that he is committed to ensuring a smooth transition at the agency. Chairman Timothy Massad became chair in 2014, under President Barack Obama, a Democrat.

  • Nov 14- In the Trump era the stock market thinks it smells growth but the bond market is pretty sure whatever happens will taste like inflation. Stocks have rallied sharply since Donald Trump won, but more striking is the sell-off in longer-dated bonds. Both stocks and bonds might be right; President-elect Donald Trump may spur growth via tax cuts and...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- The bond market sell-off resumed on Monday on the heels of the worst week for U.S. Treasuries in more than seven years, on growing worries that inflation will resurge under the policies of President-elect Donald Trump. The 10- year inflation breakeven rate, or the yield difference between 10- year Treasury Inflation Protected Securities and...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- The bond market sell-off resumed on Monday on the heels of the worst week for U.S. Treasuries in more than seven years, on growing worries that inflation will resurge under the policies of President-elect Donald Trump. The 10- year inflation breakeven rate, or the yield difference between 10- year Treasury Inflation Protected Securities and...