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  • TOKYO, June 30- Japanese government bond prices fell across the board, with the 10- year futures posting their biggest decline since November on Friday, weighed down by a retreat in global bonds and caution over the Bank of Japan's debt-buying operation plan for July. The 30- year yield touched 0.855 percent, a level last seen on April 6. And while the BOJ probably...

  • June 30- For other diaries, please see:. Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. 4- Jul Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 4- Jul Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 5- Jul Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 5- Jul Japan 6- month discount bill auction 5- Jul Sweden Auction of Treasury bills 5- Jul Norway...

  • June 30- For other diaries, please see:. Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. 4- Jul Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 4- Jul Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 5- Jul Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 5- Jul Japan 6- month discount bill auction 5- Jul Sweden Auction of Treasury bills 5- Jul Norway...

  • NEW YORK, June 29- Bondholders of Puerto Rico's debt-laden power utility, PREPA, on Thursday said the agency had rejected a financing offer that might have allowed it to make a $450 million July 1 coupon payment. Missing the payment could push PREPA, struggling with $9 billion of debt, into a version of bankruptcy created last year for Puerto Rico and its agencies,...

  • *Sterling climbs to five-week high above $1.30. NEW YORK, June 29- The euro and sterling rose on Thursday and U.S. bond yields spiked as hawkish comments from central banks signaled an end to ultra-loose monetary policy on both sides of the Atlantic, while technology shares dragged Wall Street stocks lower. "Part of the reason why tech is down today is the steam in the...

  • *Tech selloff drags Wall St lower; bank stocks rise. NEW YORK, June 29- The euro rose on Thursday alongside sterling and U.S. bond yields as a slew of hawkish comments from central banks signaled the era of ultra-loose monetary policy is ready to sunset across the Atlantic. "Part of the reason why tech is down today is the steam in the recent rotation out of some of big...

  • *Tech selloff drags Wall St lower. NEW YORK, June 29- The euro rose on Thursday alongside sterling and bond yields as a slew of hawkish comments from central banks signaled the era of ultra-loose monetary policy is ready to sunset across the Atlantic. "Part of the reason why tech is down today is the steam in the recent rotation out of some of big tech winners and into...

  • *Bund yields at 7- wk high, 5- year yields highest since March 2016. LONDON, June 29- Germany's 10- year government bond yield rose to a seven-week high on Thursday, with investors unable to shake off jitters that the European Central Bank is getting ready to scale back its massive monetary stimulus programme in the months ahead. Data showing inflation in Germany,...

  • Debt-ridden Mozambique released on Saturday a forensic audit report into $2 billion worth of loans made to tuna fishing company EMATUM, security firm Proindicus and Mozambique Asset Management. Reacting to the report, the Global Group of Mozambique Bondholders said in an emailed statement it was "evident that there is no basis-- in either Mozambican or...

  • Treasury yields rose to five-week highs on Thursday in sympathy with weaker European government debt, as investors evaluated the likelihood that central banks in Europe will soon become less accommodative. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said on Tuesday the ECB might tweak its stimulus so it does not become more accommodative as the economy...

  • *Bund yields at 7- wk high, 5- year yields highest since March 2016. LONDON, June 29- Germany's 10- year government bond yield rose to a seven-week high on Thursday, with investors unable to shake off jitters that the European Central Bank is getting ready to scale back its massive monetary stimulus programme in the months ahead. Data showing inflation in Germany,...

  • *Markets scent beginning of end of easy policy in UK, EU, Canada. *Sterling briefly tops $1.30, highest since before UK election. LONDON, June 29- The euro surged to its highest in over a year on Thursday, while sterling, bond yields and global shares also climbed, as a slew of hawkish comments from central banks signalled the era of easy money might be coming to an end not...

  • LONDON, June 29- Germany's 10- year government bond yield hit a five-week high on Thursday, with investors unable to shake off jitters that the European Central Bank is getting ready to scale back its massive monetary stimulus programme in the months ahead. Signs of a pick up in inflation in Spain and Germany added to a sense of unease in markets that was sparked on...

  • Markets scent beginning of end of easy policy in UK, EU, Canada. *Sterling approaches $1.30, hits highest since before UK election. LONDON, June 29- The euro surged to its highest in over a year on Thursday, while bond yields and global shares also climbed, as a slew of hawkish comments from central banks signalled the era of easy money might be coming to an end for more...

  • LONDON, June 29- The dollar's fall to near nine-month lows and a Wall Street rally boosted emerging stocks 0.5 percent on Thursday after two days of losses, though central European bond markets stayed fragile with an eye on German yields. "Markets have been able to swallow this in a better way than in the past," said Danske Bank analyst Jakob Christensen, noting...

  • LONDON, June 29- Germany's 10- year government bond yield hit a five-week high on Thursday, with investors unable to fully shake off jitters that the European Central Bank is getting ready to scale back its massive monetary stimulus programme in the months ahead. However, in a week during which Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has also raised the spectre of an...

  • TOKYO, June 29- Japanese government bonds edged down in thin activity on Thursday, as investors waited for the Bank of Japan to reveal details of its regular bond-purchasing operations for July. The central bank will disclose the details of its buying intentions in each zone for next month on Friday. The Ministry of Finance floated a plan on Wednesday to increase...

  • *Markets scent end of easy policy in UK, EU and Canada. *Asia stocks ex- Japan touch two-year top as banks gain. SYDNEY, June 29- The dollar shuddered to its lows for the year on Thursday as a drumbeat of hawkish comments from major central banks signalled the era of easy money might be coming to an end for more than just the United States.

  • *Markets scent end of easy policy in UK, EU and Canada. SYDNEY, June 29- The dollar languished at its lows for the year on Thursday as a drumbeat of hawkish comments from major central banks signalled the era of easy money might be coming to an end for more than just the United States. In Britain, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney surprised many by conceding a hike was...

  • June 29- For other diaries, please see:. Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. 4- Jul Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 4- Jul Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 5- Jul Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 5- Jul Japan 6- month discount bill auction 5- Jul Sweden Auction of Treasury bills 5- Jul Norway...