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  • Jan 30- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. 30- Jan Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 31- Jan United Kingdom Auction of 1 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2026. 01- Feb Germany Auction of 5- year Federal Note 01- Feb Sweden Auction of Treasury bills 01- Feb Norway Auction of Government bonds 02- Feb...

  • Jan 30- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. 30- Jan Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 31- Jan United Kingdom Auction of 1 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2026. 01- Feb Germany Auction of 5- year Federal Note 01- Feb Sweden Auction of Treasury bills 01- Feb Norway Auction of Government bonds 02- Feb...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 29- U.S. equity index futures opened down about 0.2 percent on Sunday after U.S. Trump put a 120- day hold on allowing refugees into the country, an indefinite ban on refugees from Syria and a 90- day bar on citizens from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. "Stocks may react negatively for two reasons," said David Kotok, chairman and chief...

  • *2- day meeting ends Jan 31, decision expected 0330-0530 GMT. *Gov Kuroda to brief media 0630 GMT. TOKYO, Jan 30- The Bank of Japan is set to keep monetary policy steady on Tuesday and seek to allay speculation of an early tapering of its massive stimulus, as recent bond market turbulence puts to the test its revamped policy framework that aims to control the yield curve.

  • Jan 29- Puerto Rico's governor signed a law on Sunday that allows him to define essential government services and set aside money to pay for them, setting the vision of how to prioritize a mountain of obligations the struggling U.S. territory cannot afford. In addition to its debt, Puerto Rico faces a 45 percent poverty rate, near-insolvent public health and...

  • CAIRO, Jan 29- Egypt may issue bonds in other international currencies after successfully selling $4 billion of Eurobonds last week, Finance Minister Amr El Garhy said on Sunday. He told a news conference that potential issuing currencies included the Japanese yen and China's yuan but that it was too early to say when or how much Egypt might seek to borrow.

  • CAIRO, Jan 29- Egypt is considering issuing international bonds in currencies such as the Japanese Yen and the Chinese Yuan, Finance Minister Amr El Garhy said on Sunday. Last week, Egypt sold $4 billion of Eurobonds in three tranches, raising twice as much as targeted and at lower yields than initially expected. Garhy told a news conference on Sunday that Egypt was...

  • Jan 28- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. 30- Jan Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 31- Jan United Kingdom Auction of 1 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2026. 01- Feb Germany Auction of 5- year Federal Note 01- Feb Sweden Auction of Treasury bills 01- Feb Norway Auction of Government bonds 02- Feb...

  • Jan 28- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. 30- Jan Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 31- Jan United Kingdom Auction of 1 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2026. 01- Feb Germany Auction of 5- year Federal Note 01- Feb Sweden Auction of Treasury bills 01- Feb Norway Auction of Government bonds 02- Feb...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 27- Investors have rushed back into North American pipelines after U.S. Investor confidence in the industry was shaken last year when the administration of former President Barack Obama halted the $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline, just as Energy Transfer Partners had nearly finished building it. A year earlier, Obama rejected TransCanada...

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Jan 27- Gold was little changed on Friday, giving up earlier losses as U.S. equity markets and Treasury yields turned lower, but the metal was on track for its first weekly loss of the year after traders cashed in on this week's rally to two-month highs. Spot gold was 0.1 percent higher at $1,190.06 an ounce by 2:56 p.m. EST, while U.S. gold futures for...

  • LIMA, Jan 27- Brazilian construction company Odebrecht said on Friday it was willing to sell off its remaining contracts with Peru as it faces a massive graft inquiry and calls from the government to leave the Andean country. It is now negotiating settlements with prosecutors in Peru and several other countries, after striking a plea deal with authorities in...

  • Q4 GDP falls short, details more encouraging. NEW YORK, Jan 27- U.S. "The economy has less momentum that many perceived," said Robert Tipp, chief investment strategist at PGIM Fixed Income in Newark, New Jersey.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 27- U.S. The underlying figures were better-than-expected, "said Kathy Jones, chief fixed income strategist at the Schwab Center for Financial Research. January 27 Friday 9:40AM New York/ 1440 GMT Price.

  • *Futures: Dow up 8 pts, S&P down 0.25 pts, Nasdaq up 3.5 pts. Jan 27- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Friday as investors paused after driving the Dow Jones Industrial Average to three straight days of gains and ahead of a host of economic data and corporate results. *The post-election rally reignited this week following a solid start to earnings season...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 27- Wall Street has regained an appetite for Apple as investors bet that the release of a 10th- anniversary iPhone and pent up customer demand will shore up shrinking sales. The largest component of the S&P 500, Apple remained a core holding of Wall Street throughout a decline in the stock in the first half of last year. The gains have come even as...

  • LONDON, Jan 27- Donald Trump's first week in charge in the United States was the best for bond funds in four months, a good one for reflation enthusiasts and for emerging markets, fund flow data shows. Figures from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, which track flows through to Wednesday, showed inflation-sensitive TIPS U.S. government bond funds notched their 31st...

  • *BOJ increases 5-10 year bond purchases to Y450 bln from Y410 bln. TOKYO, Jan 27- The Bank of Japan surprised the government bond market on Friday by increasing its buying in five- to 10- year bonds, helping to bring down their yields from 11- month highs touched earlier this week. But I suspect the BOJ could not stay silent if the 10- year yield was to go above 0.1 percent, "...

  • *Little reaction to better-than-expected Japan CPI, U.S. TOKYO, Jan 27- The dollar perked up on Friday, rebounding from a seven-week low on optimism over the U.S. economic outlook and corporate earnings, while the Mexican peso fell after the White House floated the idea of a 20 percent tax on Mexican goods to pay for a border wall. Treasury yields and strong equities, "...

  • TOKYO, Jan 27- The Bank of Japan surprised the government bond market on Friday by increasing its buying in five- to 10- year bonds, helping to bring down their yields from 11- month highs touched earlier this week. But I suspect the BOJ could not stay silent if the 10- year yield was to go above 0.1 percent, "said Hideaki Chida, chief fixed income strategist at NLI...