DIARY-U.S. Treasuries, Wednesday, Oct. 10


Treasury Department sells 4-week bills, 11:30 a.m. (1530 GMT)

Treasury Department sells 10-year notes, 1 p.m. (1700 GMT)


Federal Reserve releases its Beige Book, an anecdotal look at economic conditions across the nation, 2 p.m. (1800 GMT)

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis President Narayana Kocherlakota speaks on "Planning for Liftoff" before a group of area business and community leaders, Great Falls, Montana, 2:45 p.m. (1845 GMT)

Federal Reserve Board Governor Daniel Tarullo gives lecture on "Financial Stability Regulation" at an event hosted by the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 4:30 p.m. (2030 GMT)

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Richard Fisher speaks on "Lessons for the United States: A Central Banker's Perspective" before the CATO Institute's "Europe's Crisis and the Welfare State: Lessons for the United States" conference, Washington, D.C., 4:45 p.m. (2045 GMT)


The Mortgage Bankers Association releases Weekly Mortgage Market Index for the week ended Oct. 5, compared with the prior week, 7 a.m. (1100 GMT.) The mortgage market index read 1,020.4 and the refinancing index was 5,888.0 in the previous week.

Commerce Department releases wholesale inventories for August, 10 a.m. (1400 GMT). Economists in a Reuters survey forecast inventories to rise 0.5 percent versus a rise of 0.7 percent in July.

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