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Investing Securities

  • SEOUL, April 17- A South Korean pension fund on Monday accepted a debt-to-equity swap proposal for bondholders of troubled Daewoo Shipbuilding& Marine Engineering, greenlighting the country's latest plan to bail out the world's largest shipbuilder. The South Korean government suggested in March that bondholders, which hold about 1.5 trillion won of Daewoo...

  • SEOUL, April 17- A South Korean pension fund on Monday accepted a debt-to-equity swap proposal for bondholders of troubled Daewoo Shipbuilding& Marine Engineering, greenlighting the country's latest plan to bail out the world's largest shipbuilder. NPS is Daewoo's single-largest single bondholder, with about 390 billion won out of about 1.5 trillion won in...

  • April 15- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE COUNTRY AUCTION DETAILS 18- Apr Japan Auction of 5- year government bonds 18- Apr Japan 1- year discount bill auction 18- Apr Spain Auction of 3- and 9- Month Treasury bills 18- Apr Netherlands DTC auction 19- Apr Germany Auction of...

  • April 15- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE COUNTRY AUCTION DETAILS 18- Apr Japan Auction of 5- year government bonds 18- Apr Japan 1- year discount bill auction 18- Apr Spain Auction of 3- and 9- Month Treasury bills 18- Apr Netherlands DTC auction 19- Apr Germany Auction of...

  • ABIDJAN, April 14- Senegal will issue a Eurobond this month in order to finance a series of infrastructure and power production projects that it hopes will push economic growth above 7 percent from next year, Finance Minister Amadou Ba said on Friday. Senegal, a member of the eight-nation CFA currency bloc which maintains a fixed rate against the euro, issued its...

  • TOKYO, April 14- Japanese government bonds firmed on Friday, with the superlong tenor gaining the most after solid demand in the previous session's sale and as the Bank of Japan kept amounts intact in its bond buying operations from its previous purchase offer. Skidding regional equities markets and ongoing tensions in North Korea also added to the appeal of...

  • April 14- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE COUNTRY AUCTION DETAILS 18- Apr Japan Auction of 5- year government bonds 18- Apr Japan 1- year discount bill auction 18- Apr Spain Auction of 3- and 9- Month Treasury bills 18- Apr Netherlands DTC auction 19- Apr Germany Auction of...

  • April 14- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE COUNTRY AUCTION DETAILS 18- Apr Japan Auction of 5- year government bonds 18- Apr Japan 1- year discount bill auction 18- Apr Spain Auction of 3- and 9- Month Treasury bills 18- Apr Netherlands DTC auction 19- Apr Germany Auction of...

  • NEW YORK, April 13- Investors' risk aversion was on display this week as geopolitical tensions sent new money into safe-haven assets such as government-Treasury as well as gold funds, Lipper data revealed on Thursday. Taxable bond funds attracted $1 billion in new cash to mark their fourth straight week of inflows, with $396 million going into U.S.-based...

  • TORONTO, April 13- Canada's main stock index fell on Thursday to the lowest in more than two weeks as declining bond yields pressured the heavyweight financials group, while resource shares also lost ground. News of a massive bomb dropped by the United States in eastern Afghanistan added to uncertainty ahead of a holiday weekend in the United States and Canada.

  • NEW YORK, April 13- The dollar rose on Thursday, rebounding from a slide investors considered overdone following remarks by U.S. Treasury yields took a heavy hit after Trump's comments to the Wall Street Journal, in which he said the strength of the dollar would hurt the economy. "Clearly, I think it was oversold yesterday," said Peter Ng, senior currency trader at...

  • NEW YORK, April 13- U.S. The U.S. bond market closed early on Thursday, ending at 2 p.m. EDT ahead of the market holiday on Good Friday. Trump made comments saying he favored low interest rates in a Wall Street Journal interview published late Wednesday.

  • NEW YORK, April 13- One of the portfolio managers behind BlackRock Inc's largest mutual fund says his team has been buying safe-haven assets such as gold and Treasuries to protect from "known unknowns" in global politics. "There is a little political risk creeping back into investors' awareness and that's probably appropriate because there are some things out...

  • CO-MANAGER OF BLACKROCK'S LARGEST MUTUAL FUND SAYS TEAM HAS BEEN BUYING GOLD, TREASURIES DUE TO GLOBAL POLITICAL RISKS.

  • NEW YORK, April 13- The yield on U.S. 10- year Treasury notes recorded its steepest single-week decline since early 2016 due to safe-haven demand for longer-dated government bonds spurred by worries over potential U.S. military strikes against Syria and North Korea.

  • U.S. 10- YEAR TREASURY YIELD FALLS 14 BASIS POINTS IN WEEK, RECORDS BIGGEST WEEKLY DECLINE SINCE JAN. 8, 2016 WEEK.

  • NEW YORK, April 13- Some of the actively managed funds that have performed the best since the Nov. 8 presidential election are switching from " Trump Trade" bets on financial and infrastructure stocks into beaten-down sectors such as retail, apparel or biotech. "Were taking some money off the table, said Scott Goginsky, a co-portfolio manager of the $24.8 million...

  • NEW YORK, April 13- The U.S. dollar rebounded on Thursday after sliding a day earlier following remarks by President Donald Trump on the currency and interest rates, while a consumer sentiment survey helped lift U.S. The U.S. dollar had tumbled Wednesday after Trump told the Wall Street Journal the greenback "getting too strong" and would eventually hurt the U.S....

  • *Investors pile into German, Dutch, Finnish bonds. LONDON, April 13- Yields on high-rated euro zone government bonds fell to multi-month lows on Thursday after U.S. Treasuries late yesterday, "said Commerzbank strategist David Schnautz.

  • NEW YORK, April 13- U.S. Treasury yields hit session highs on Thursday, pulling further from near five-month lows, in the wake of a University of Michigan survey that showed U.S. consumer sentiment unexpectedly improved in early April. It touched 2.218 percent earlier Thursday, which was the lowest since Nov. 17.