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Investing Securities

  • BUENOS AIRES, Jan 12- Argentina clinched an 18- month financing deal worth $6 billion with six banks on Thursday, Finance Minister Luis Caputo told reporters, saying the government planned to tap international capital markets for $10 billion in 2017.. The sale will kick off an international financing program under which Argentina expects to sell $7 billion of...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 12- A weak $12 billion 30- year bond auction cooled a rally in the U.S. Ten-year and 30- year yields touched their lowest levels since November early Thursday as the bond market continued to recover from its dramatic selloff following Donald Trump's surprise presidential win on Nov. 8. "People have come to the realization that we haven't seen anything...

  • The priorities were announced by outgoing SEC Chair Mary Jo White, who is slated to depart after President-elect Donald Trump takes office. The rules were a direct response to the 2008 financial crisis, when the Reserve Primary Fund's exposure to Lehman Brothers prompted panicked investors to withdraw their money in a run that led the fund to "break the buck" and...

  • Jan 12- BNY Mellon on Thursday named Jeff McCarthy to the newly created role of chief executive officer, exchange-traded funds. McCarthy joins from Transatlantic exchange operator Nasdaq Inc, where he was vice president and head of exchange-traded product listings& trading. He will report to Frank LaSalla, chief executive officer of BNY Mellon's global...

  • The priorities were announced by outgoing SEC Chair Mary Jo White, who is slated to depart after President-elect Donald Trump takes office. The rules were a direct response to the 2008 financial crisis, when the Reserve Primary Fund's exposure to Lehman Brothers prompted panicked investors to withdraw their money in a run that led the fund to "break the buck" and...

  • *Regulators to flesh out 14 recommendations over 2 years. LONDON, Jan 12- Global regulators flagged on Thursday they would revisit plans on whether to designate big asset managers such as BlackRock and Vanguard as being globally systemic and requiring tougher scrutiny, despite fierce resistance from the sector. "The policy recommendations will better...

  • *Regulators to flesh out 14 recommendations over 2 years. LONDON, Jan 12- Global regulators flagged on Thursday they would revisit plans on whether to designate big asset managers such as BlackRock and Vanguard as being globally systemic and requiring tougher scrutiny, despite fierce resistance from the sector. "The policy recommendations will better...

  • *Regulators to flesh out 14 recommendations over 2 years. LONDON, Jan 12- Global regulators flagged on Thursday they would revisit plans on whether to designate big asset managers such as BlackRock or Vanguard as being globally systemic and requiring tougher scrutiny, despite fierce resistance from the sector. "The policy recommendations will better prepare...

  • *Regulators to flesh out 14 recommendations over 2 years. LONDON, Jan 12- Global regulators flagged on Thursday they would revisit plans on whether to designate big asset managers such as BlackRock or Vanguard as being globally systemic and requiring tougher scrutiny, despite fierce resistance from the sector. "The policy recommendations will better prepare...

  • *Italy sells 7.25 bln euros of debt. LONDON, Jan 12- German bond yields moved further away from three-week highs on Thursday as U.S. Borrowing costs in the euro area nevertheless nudged off their lows after data highlighted brighter economic prospects for the region and European Central Bank minutes showed some policymakers wanted to rein in the bloc's...

  • *France set to become first G7 country to issue debt. Sales could accelerate further this year, with France set to become the first G7 country to join the development banks and companies that have already issued this form of financing. "To have a major G7 issuer like France commit to doing a large programme is very important...

  • *France set to become first G7 country to issue debt. Sales could accelerate further this year, with France set to become the first G7 country to join the development banks and companies that have already issued this form of financing. "To have a major G7 issuer like France commit to doing a large program is very important...

  • LONDON, Jan 12- With sweeping economic reforms, Argentina represents an investment turnaround story similar to Ireland in 2011, according to high-profile bond investor Michael Hasenstab, who has also gone out on a limb with a big bet on unloved Mexico. Hasenstab, whose flagship $42 billion Templeton Global Bond fund is celebrated for hugely successful...

  • BUDAPEST/ WARSAW, Jan 12- Polish government bonds retreated on Thursday amid expectations that the European Central Bank will further taper its economic stimulus in the euro zone, which has also helped buoy Central European asset prices. Poland's 10- year bond yield, after an initial 7 basis point fall, tracked a rise in Bund yields and edged up 10 basis points...

  • LONDON, Jan 12- With sweeping economic reforms, Argentina represents an investment turnaround story similar to Ireland in 2011, according to high-profile bond investor Michael Hasenstab, who has also gone out on a limb with a big bet on unloved Mexico. Hasenstab, whose flagship $42 billion Templeton Global Bond fund is celebrated for hugely successful...

  • *U.S. Treasury Dept to sell $12 bln in 30- year bond supply. NEW YORK, Jan 12- U.S. Treasury debt yields declined on Thursday, with the 30- year yield hitting a two-month low in advance of $12 billion of 30- year bond supply, the final leg of this week's $56 billion in longer-dated government debt supply.

  • LONDON, Jan 12- With sweeping economic reforms, Argentina represents an investment turnaround story similar to Ireland in 2011, according to high-profile bond investor Michael Hasenstab, who has also gone out on a limb with a big bet on unloved Mexico. Hasenstab, whose flagship $42 billion Templeton Global Bond fund is celebrated for hugely successful...

  • Jan 12- U.S. stock index futures fell on Thursday after President-elect Donald Trump gave little clarity on his campaign-trail promises of boosting economic growth that had powered Wall Street for two months. *Trump, in his first news conference on Wednesday, gave no details on tax cuts or infrastructure spending, and instead lashed out at U.S. spy agencies and...

  • *Dollar sinks to 5- week low below 114 yen. LONDON, Jan 12- The dollar sank to a five-week low below 114 yen on Thursday and was on course for its worst week since November, hit by a loss of confidence in the U.S. reflation trade which has dominated markets since Donald Trump's election. Treasury yields fell to their lowest since November in early deals in Europe on...

  • *Italy sells 7.25 bln euros of debt. LONDON, Jan 12- German bond yields moved further away from three-week highs on Thursday as U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's long-awaited press conference offered little clarity on his fiscal plans, denting "reflation" bets that have dominated markets recently.