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  • MUMBAI, Sept 22- India's central bank on Friday eased rules governing foreign investment in corporate bonds by excluding rupee-denominated securities from its overall debt limit. Access to the corporate bonds by foreign investors will be phased in over the next two quarters-- 270 billion rupees during October-December and 170 billion rupees in...

  • LONDON/ FRANKFURT, Sept 21- The ECB may consider scaling back purchases of corporate bonds more slowly than those of government debt when it starts tapering its massive stimulus scheme, partly because the bank is nearing self-imposed limits on what it can buy. The European Central Bank has signaled it is ready to pull back from its 2.3 trillion euro...

  • Hayden Briscoe, head of fixed income, Asia Pacific, UBS Asset Management, says the ECB may sit up and take notice as the Fed moves to unwind its balance sheet.

  • A customer leaves an ATM at a Wells Fargo branch in Denver.

    DBRS announced Wednesday that it is taking down the Wells Fargo rating from AA to AA (low).

  • PARIS, Sept 19- The family holding company of Francois Pinault has launched a bond offer worth 375 million euros, giving investors exposure to shares in Pinault's luxury goods group Kering. It said the bonds would have a par value of 100,000 euros per bond and bear no interest. The bonds will be issued on Sept. 22 at a price between 100.5-104.0 percent of their...

  • SAO PAULO/ NEW YORK, Sept 18- State-controlled Petróleo Brasileiro SA raised $2 billion from the sale of seven- and 10- year securities, replacing more expensive shorter-dated bonds as it seeks to trim a debt burden that is the largest among major oil firms. The transaction, which follows a significant improvement in Brazil's investment risk profile,...

  • MUMBAI, Sept 14- Shares in Indian telecoms company Reliance Communications Ltd extended losses on Thursday, falling nearly 3 percent, a day after the local arm of Sweden's Ericsson filed a plea with an insolvency court against Reliance Communications. The company, controlled by Anil Ambani, has been hit by free voice and cut-price data plans offered by the...

  • Yields are driven lower over concerns of debt ceiling resolution

    The “Fast Money Halftime Report” traders and CNBC's Rick Santelli discuss the 10-year bond yield hitting its lowest level since November 2016.

  • OSLO, Sept 4- Norway's $990 billion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, on Monday proposed to streamline its fixed-income portfolio by shortening maturities and cutting corporate bonds and some 20 currencies from the benchmark it tracks. If approved by Norway's Finance Ministry, the changes would leave only government bonds in U.S. dollars, euros and...

  • LONDON, Aug 30- Russian bank Otkritie's dollar bond maturing in April 2019 tumbled to a record low on Wednesday, reversing the previous day's gains as fears returned that holders of the lender's subordinated debt would be asked to contribute to its rescue. But while most of Otkritie's bonds have held onto their gains, the 2019 issue-- which almost doubled in price...

  • Goldman Sachs

    The move comes after large investors expressed frustration over explanations for Goldman's core bond-trading unit's troubles.

  • The exuberant buying of Indian bonds led to the activation of capital controls. Instead of slowing down, investors' enthusiasm surged.

  • TORONTO, Aug 15 (Reuters)- Apple Inc priced its C $2.5 billion ( $1.96 billion) in seven-year bonds in a Canadian-dollar-denominated issue, one of the joint book-running managers said on Tuesday, setting a record amount for an issuer in the Maple bond market. The deal, which also tied as the biggest corporate issue in Canada, was priced at a spread of 80 basis points over...

  • BEIJING, Aug 15- China will tighten regulations to fend off corporate debt risks, the country's state planner said on Tuesday, adding that it will seek to achieve total separation between bond-issuing companies and local government credit. The National Development and Reform Commission also said it would fend off corporate debt default risks and allow firms...

  • Tesla Model 3

    Tesla launched its first high-yield junk bond offering Friday at $1.8 billion...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 11- Bond investors on Friday were poised to give a $1.8 billion boost to Tesla Inc's balance sheet by snapping up the electric car maker's first foray into the U.S. junk bond market, where yield-hungry investors have raced to lock in relatively higher returns. "It's a milestone for a company from a relative unknown to what it is today," said David Knutson,...

  • In separate notices on Thursday, MetLife asked holders of some $3.2 billion worth of debt to approve changes to "interest payment tests" in bond indentures and called a special meeting of shareholders to approve changes to "dividend payment tests" in the company's charter. In divesting Brighthouse, MetLife's total equity dropped by about 20 percent, and...

  • Elon Musk, Co-founder and CEO of Tesla

    Tesla's recent record cash burn does not seem to be scaring off bond buyers, Bloomberg reports.

  • DETROIT, Aug 7- Tesla Inc said on Monday it would raise about $1.5 billion through its first-ever offering of junk bonds as the U.S. luxury electric car maker seeks fresh sources of cash to ramp up production of its new Model 3 sedan. The move to issue junk bonds- lower-quality investments that offer higher yields- represents a bet by Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk...

  • DETROIT, Aug 7- Tesla Inc said on Monday it would raise about $1.5 billion through its first-ever high-yield junk bond offering, as the U.S. luxury electric car maker seeks fresh sources of cash to ramp up production of its new Model 3 sedan. The debt offering marks Tesla's debut in the junk-bond market and the company will start road-shows on Monday, IFR reported,...