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Investing Securities

  • *Wall Street stocks fall underpins safe-haven bids for bonds Traders cautious ahead of supply, U.S. presidential debate. Treasury prices rose on Friday with benchmark yields hitting two-week lows as a result of safe-haven demand for bonds due to losses in Wall Street stocks. "With the two major monetary policy events behind us, it should be calm for awhile," John...

  • *Longer-dated U.S. yields fall to two-week lows. *U.S. sells $11 bln 10- year TIPS to strong demand. NEW YORK, Sept 22 (Reuters)- U.S.

  • Eight companies made their market debut this week, raising a total of $1.22 billion. Five listed one or more of the six big banks as a lead manager, according to Renaissance Capital, a manager of IPO-focused ETFs. Equity offerings in the United States fell 36 percent to $122.7 billion through the week of Sept. 16.

  • *Longer-dated U.S. yields fall to two-week lows. *U.S. to sell $11 bln 10- year TIPS at 1700 GMT. NEW YORK, Sept 22- U.S.

  • *No further cuts seen from Bank of England this year. LONDON, Sept 23- Global bond yields will rise modestly and spikes in volatility could be more commonplace in the coming years as loose central bank policy loses its potency, Pimco's bonds CIO said on Friday. Federal Reserve would raise interest rates, and that the Bank of England would not have to cut rates again...

  • "The market is worried about possible volatility from supply and the presidential debate," said Aaron Kohli, interest rate strategist with BMO Capital Markets in New York. The U.S. Treasury Department will sell $26 billion in two-year notes, $34 billion in five-year debt and $28 billion in seven-year notes next week. With polls suggesting a tightening U.S....

  • *China's debt load growing, especially in the corporate sector. SHANGHAI, Sept 23- New rules published in China on Friday on credit default swaps were met with skepticism about how effective the hedging tool would be in addressing the country's growing debt risks. The rules were published on the website of the National Association of Financial Market...

  • *China's debt load growing, especially in the corporate sector. SHANGHAI, Sept 23- New rules published in China on Friday on credit default swaps were met with scepticism about how effective the hedging tool would be in addressing the country's growing debt risks. The rules were published on the website of the National Association of Financial Market...

  • Sept 23- U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower on Friday as oil prices came off a two-week high, a day after the Nasdaq closed at a record high for the second straight day. *Fed Chair Janet Yellen said on Wednesday that U.S. growth was looking stronger and rate increases would be needed to keep the economy from overheating and fueling high inflation.

  • MOSCOW, Sept 23- Russian investors were cut off and foreigners were given priority in Russia's sovereign Eurobond top-up of $1.25 billion, Andrei Solovyov, head of debt capital markets at VTB Capital, told Reuters. The deal was solely arranged by VTB Capital, and asset management investors bought around 51 percent of the issue, with the rest split between hedge...

  • TOKYO, Sept 23- Japanese government bonds firmed on Friday, as investors pondered the impact of the Bank of Japan's move this week to target interest rates on Japanese government bonds as the main tool of its massive monetary easing program. The Ministry of Finance conducted a regular liquidity-enhancing auction, in which it re-offers previously issued 20-...

  • MOSCOW, Sept 23- Russian investors were cut off and foreigners were given a priority in Russia's sovereign Eurobond top-up of $1.25 billion, Andrei Solovyov, head of debt capital markets at VTB Capital, told Reuters.

  • SHANGHAI, Sept 23- China has published rules on credit default swaps, marking the launch of a much-needed hedging tool in the country's corporate bond market, which has witnessed increasing defaults. The guidance was published on the website of the National Association of Financial Market Institutional Investors, which supervises issuance of commercial...

  • TOKYO, Sept 23- Asian shares held near 14- month highs on Friday on revived bets the Federal Reserve is settling into a phase of very gradual interest rate rises while Japanese bond yields fell after the Bank of Japan's new policy scheme. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was steady and within sight of its highest levels since July 2015...

  • *Committed investors see payoff from solid Asia returns. SINGAPORE, Sept 23- Having weathered almost two years of volatility spurred by a fickle Federal Reserve, most long-term investors in Asia's emerging markets barely blinked this week as the Fed once again redrew the future path of U.S. interest rates. "The idea that yields are going to be lower for longer is...

  • MOSCOW, Sept 22- Foreign investors put $1.25 billion into a Russian sovereign Eurobond top-up on Thursday in a deal more than six times oversubscribed, showing Moscow can readily tap global markets in spite of Western sanctions. The top-up, which allowed the finance ministry to fill its external borrowing needs for this year, was different from the initial...

  • MOSCOW, Sept 22- The yield on a Russian sovereign Eurobond top-up was 3.9 percent, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Thursday, as high demand allowed Russia to offer investors a lower yield than initial guidance. Siluanov added the new Eurobonds were placed solely among foreign investors, with U.S. investors accounting for 53 percent of Thursday's $1.25...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 22- New U.S. rules intended to prevent runs on money market funds are already sending tremors through markets and sparking debates on Capitol Hill, even though they are still weeks away from coming fully online. Mutual funds face an Oct. 14 deadline to comply with Securities and Exchange Commission rules inspired by the 2007-09 financial crisis,...

  • *Longer-dated U.S. yields fall to two-week lows. *U.S. sells $11 bln 10- year TIPS to strong demand. NEW YORK, Sept 22- U.S.

  • MOSCOW, Sept 22- Russia's finance ministry said on Thursday it had placed a $1.25 billion top-up Eurobond at a price of 106.75 percent of par.