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  • *Wall St opens higher; European stocks rebound. NEW YORK, Aug 31- An index of global equity markets rose to a three-week high on Thursday after data showed U.S. inflation increased at its slowest pace since late 2015, boosting expectations that the Federal Reserve will hold off from increasing interest rates again this year. "The fact that inflation remains below...

  • US 10-YEAR TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO SESSION LOW OF 2.12 PERCENT.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 31- U.S. Treasury prices gained slightly on Thursday after consumer spending data showed continuing low inflation, and as tensions with North Korea kept up demand for the safe haven bonds. After a run of low numbers, and given that June was the last one that didnt disappoint to the downside, there were people thinking maybe we will get a small upside...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 31- U.S. Treasury prices gained slightly on Thursday after consumer spending data showed continuing low inflation, and as tensions with North Korea kept up demand for the safe haven bonds. After a run of low numbers, and given that June was the last one that didnt disappoint to the downside, there were people thinking maybe we will get a small upside...

  • US TREASURY YIELDS FALL SLIGHTLY AFTER PCE DATA, 10- YEAR NOTE YIELDS DECLINE TO 2.1396 PERCENT.

  • BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Aug 31- Longtime municipal finance maven Marilyn Cohen unloaded several million dollars worth of Houston- area utility bonds on Tuesday even though she did not see a high risk to the debt- because a few of her clients were getting nervous. The sales were, however, just a small piece of her total Houston holdings, and so far prices in the space have not...

  • *Korea tensions boost safe-haven flows. LONDON, Aug 31- Germany's benchmark 10- year government bond yield was set to record its biggest monthly fall in six months on Thursday, reflecting increased demand for safe-haven assets on the back of rising geopolitical tensions in August. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said "talking is not the answer" to the tense...

  • TOKYO, Aug 31- Japanese government bond prices edged lower on Thursday as a rise in domestic equities dented the appeal of debt, although the short-end held firm after a two-year auction managed to attract ample demand. The 10- year yield had slipped to a four-month low of zero percent on Tuesday following a missile launch by North Korea. The bid-to-cover ratio, a...

  • Aug 31- For other diaries, please see:. 31- Aug Japan 3- month discount bill auction 31- Aug Japan Auction of 2- year government bonds 31- Aug Sweden Auction of inflation-linked government bonds. 4- Sept Norway Auction of Treasury bills 4- Sept Netherlands DTC auction 5- Sept Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 5- Sept Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 6-...

  • Aug 31- For other diaries, please see:. 31- Aug Japan 3- month discount bill auction 31- Aug Japan Auction of 2- year government bonds 31- Aug Sweden Auction of inflation-linked government bonds. 4- Sept Norway Auction of Treasury bills 4- Sept Netherlands DTC auction 5- Sept Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 5- Sept Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 6-...

  • Aug 30- Unpleasant it may be, but investors do better if the mutual funds they hold are managed by companies with an ethos more like that of a viper pit than a kindergarten. Cooperation is essential for wellbeing and economic growth, surely, but a new study shows that fund families with more internal competition for rewards among managers produce better results.

  • "Geopolitical events are really the focus, combined with the unfolding drama here with Washington, said Ian Lyngen, head of U.S. rates strategy at BMO Capital Markets in New York. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said "talking is not the answer" to the tense standoff with North Korea over its nuclear missile development, but his defense chief swiftly asserted...

  • "Geopolitical events are really the focus, combined with the unfolding drama here with Washington, said Ian Lyngen, head of U.S. rates strategy at BMO Capital Markets in New York. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said "talking is not the answer" to the tense standoff with North Korea over its nuclear missile development, but his defense chief swiftly asserted...

  • 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...

  • *Spain inflation data beats forecast. LONDON, Aug 30- Euro zone government bond yields rose on Wednesday following forecast-beating inflation numbers from Spain and Germany, defying the euro's recent strength. Analysts said attention switched to the bloc's economic health as the initial shock about North Korea's firing a missile over Japan abated.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 30- U.S. The second quarter GDP revisions were strong, and when coupled with the first quarter revisions, the overall level seems relatively impressive for the first half of the year, said Ian Lyngen, head of U.S. rates strategy at BMO Capital Markets in New York. Concerns about rising tensions with North Korea, and risks surrounding the U.S. governments...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 30- U.S. The second quarter GDP revisions were strong, and when coupled with the first quarter revisions, the overall level seems relatively impressive for the first half of the year, said Ian Lyngen, head of U.S. rates strategy at BMO Capital Markets in New York. Concerns about rising tensions with North Korea, and risks surrounding the U.S. governments...

  • US TREASURY YIELDS RISE SLIGHTLY AFTER GDP DATA, 10- YEAR YIELDS INCREASE TO 2.155 PERCENT.

  • US TREASURY YIELDS RISE SLIGHTLY AFTER ADP DATA, 10- YEAR YIELDS INCREASE TO 2.15 PERCENT.