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  • MEXICO CITY, Aug 29- Mexico's Finance Ministry on Monday said it had wrapped up what traders consider the world's biggest sovereign derivatives trade, guaranteeing an average price of $42 per barrel for crude oil exports in 2017.. Due to the government's dependence on oil income, Mexico hedges its crude every year and the deals are closely watched by the market...

  • Treasury prices rose on Monday as investors bought Treasuries following a market selloff Friday that took yields on benchmark 10- year notes to their highest since Britain's surprise vote to exit the European Union late in June. Comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Vice Chair Stanley Fischer on Friday, perceived as raising the likelihood of...

  • LONDON, Aug 29- The dollar rose to a three-week high against the yen on Monday after senior Federal Reserve officials bolstered expectations that U.S. interest rates would rise soon. Treasury yields rose to their highest since June and rate futures indicated the market priced in more than a 30 percent chance of a hike in September, up from 18 percent before Fed...

  • LONDON, Aug 29- The dollar rose to a three-week high against the yen on Monday after senior Federal Reserve officials bolstered expectations that U.S. interest rates will rise soon. Treasury yields rose to their highest since June and rate futures indicated the market priced in more than a 30 percent chance of a hike in September, up from 18 percent before Fed...

  • TOKYO, Aug 29- Japanese government bond prices slipped across the board on Monday, with lacklustre results for the Bank of Japan's regular debt-buying operation and a retreat by Treasuries weighing on the market. Yields rose after the BOJ's offer to buy 320 billion yen of 10- year to 25- year JGBs indicated relatively strong investor selling pressure.

  • TOKYO, Aug 29- Japanese government bond prices slipped across the board on Monday, with lackluster results for the Bank of Japan's regular debt-buying operation and a retreat by Treasuries weighing on the market. Yields rose after the BOJ's offer to buy 320 billion yen of 10- year to 25- year JGBs indicated relatively strong investor selling pressure.

  • Aug 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. 29 August Italy Bills auction 29 August France Auction of BTF treasury notes 30 August Italy Medium long-term auction 30 August Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 30 August Japan Auction of 2-...

  • Federal Reserve should scrap a plan to shrink its massive bond holdings and instead keep them "indefinitely" as a new and little-recognized tool to protect against financial shocks, according to research presented on Saturday to some of the world's top central bankers. Former Fed Governor Jeremy Stein and two colleagues at Harvard University concluded in a...

  • Aug 27- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE TIME COUNTRY AMOUNT AUCTION DETAILS. 29 August Italy Bills auction 29 August France Auction of BTF treasury notes 30 August Italy Medium long-term auction 30 August Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 30 August Japan Auction of 2-...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 26- U.S. Treasury yields rose to more than one-month highs on Friday as investors considered whether the Federal Reserve is likely to raise interest rates at its September meeting, after hawkish but noncommittal comments Speaking at the annual gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Yellen said the case for a U.S. interest rate...

  • US TWO-YEAR TREASURY YIELDS RISE TO 0.8408 PERCEENT, HIGHEST SINCE JUNE 3.

  • US 10- YEAR TREASURY YIELDS RISE TO 1.6296 PERCENT, HIGHEST SINCE JUNE 24.

  • US TREASURIES SLIGHTLY EXTEND PRICE LOSSES, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS RISE TO SESSION HIGH OF 1.6124 PERCENT.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 26- U.S. Treasuries prices fell on Friday as investors evaluated whether the Federal Reserve is likely to raise interest rates at its September meeting, following hawkish but still noncommittal comments by Fed Chair Janet Yellen. No, it's just maintaining optionality, "said Gennadiy Goldberg, an interest rate strategist at TD Securities in New York.

  • US TWO-YEAR TREASURY YIELDS RISE TO 0.8250 PERCENT, HIGHEST SINCE JUNE 6.

  • The actions, brought under an SEC initiative that encouraged municipal bond issuers to self-report certain violations, involved conduct that occurred between 2011 and 2014, the SEC said. All of the entities involved settled with the SEC without admitting or denying the SEC's findings, the agency said. The action covers a wide range of other issuers and...

  • MOST US TREASURIES GIVE UP EARLIER PRICE GAINS TO TRADE FLAT, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS RISE TO 1.5697 PERCENT.

  • US TREASURY YIELDS RISE AS FED'S FISCHER SPEAKS, 10- YEAR YIELDS INCREASE TO 1.5612 PERCENT.

  • *Yield curve flattest since March 2015. NEW YORK, Aug 26- U.S. No, its just maintaining optionality, "said Gennadiy Goldberg, an interest rate strategist at TD Securities in New York."

  • LONDON, Aug 26- Following are five big themes likely to dominate the thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them. In her eagerly-anticipated Jackson Hole speech the Fed chair said the case for raising U.S. interest rates has "strengthened" in recent months, although she repeated her view that any tightening will be "...