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Investing Securities

  • April 28- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE COUNTRY AUCTION DETAILS 28- Apr Japan Auction of 2- year government bonds. 1- May Japan 3- month discount bill auction 2- May Belgium Auction of Treasury bills 2- May Netherlands DTC auction 3- May Sweden Auction of government...

  • NASDAQ 100 E-MINI FUTURES UP 1 PCT AFTER EARNINGS FROM AMAZON, ALPHABET.

  • NEW YORK, April 27- U.S. Treasury prices rose on Thursday, as investors sought the safety of bonds in the face of doubts about President Donald Trump's unimpressive tax plan and persistent geopolitical tensions in North Korea and Syria. "Trump is proposing massive tax cuts and there is no indication that they would be revenue-neutral," said Marvin Loh, senior fixed...

  • The U.S. bond market is signaling investors have scaled back their outlook for an inflation pickup as skepticism sets in about whether President Donald Trump will be able to deliver on pledges for major tax reform and an infrastructure spending binge. It really accelerated after the failure of healthcare reform, "said Steve Kang, Citi's interest rate...

  • US SEVEN-YEAR TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO SESSION LOW OF 2.08 PCT AFTER STRONG AUCTION.

  • US 10- YEAR TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO SESSION LOW OF 2.29 PCT AFTER STRONG SEVEN-YEAR NOTE AUCTION.

  • NEW YORK, April 27- U.S. Treasury prices rose on Thursday on steady demand for government bonds following the announcement of President Donald Trump's unimpressive tax plan and on persistent uncertainty over French elections and tensions in North Korea and Syria. Trump on Wednesday unveiled a one-page plan proposing deep tax cuts, many for businesses, that...

  • *Hungary's loose monetary policy supports its bond market. Bonds elsewhere in Central Europe were mixed, after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said policymakers did not discuss removing the bank's easing bias, causing the euro to fall against the dollar. Hungary sold 70 billion forints worth of bonds, 25 billion forints more than planned.

  • TREASURY PRICES TURN NEGATIVE IN CHOPPY TRADING; 30- YEAR BOND YIELDS HIT SESSION HIGHS.

  • TREASURY PRICES TURNING POSITIVE; 30- YEAR BOND PRICES PARING LOSSES.

  • US 10-YEAR, 30-YEAR TREASURY YIELDS INCH HIGHER AFTER U.S. DATA.

  • *Hungary's loose monetary policy supports its bond market. Bonds were rangebound elsewhere in Central Europe, after sources close to the European Central Bank's Governing Council said policy makers saw scope for sending a small signal in June about cutting monetary stimulus. Hungary's central bank is regarded as the most dovish in the region.

  • April 27- U.S. stock index futures were flat on Thursday as President Donald Trump's highly anticipated proposal to reform the tax code failed to impress investors. *Shares of Southwest Airlines slipped 4.5 percent to $54.40 in premarket trading after the company reported a significant drop in quarterly profit. Alexion Pharmaceuticals edged up 3.3 percent...

  • *ECB may talk of rosier economic outlook. LONDON, April 27- Euro zone government bond yields nudged up on Thursday with the bloc's central bank expected to reiterate Japan's acknowledgment of better growth prospects in a move that could pave the way towards tighter monetary policy. The European Central Bank's meeting on Thursday comes immediately after solid...

  • *Q1 net income 575 million euros, up 143 percent. Shares in Germany's biggest bank were 3 percent lower in early trade compared with a flat German blue-chip index, with analysts pointing to the 9 percent revenue fall, putting pressure on chief executive John Cryan to deliver on his pledge last month to focus on growth. "We believe the core bank is still massively...

  • *Hungary's loose monetary policy support its bond market. BUDAPEST, April 27- Hungarian government bonds firmed ahead of an auction on Thursday, bucking a rise in debt yields across the European Union, supported by the Hungarian central bank's loose policy. European yields mostly rose slightly after sources close to the European Central Bank's Governing...

  • *ECB may talk of rosier economic outlook. LONDON, April 27- Euro zone government bond yields nudged up on Thursday with the bloc's central bank expected to reiterate Japan's acknowledgment of better growth prospects in a move that could pave the way towards tighter monetary policy. The European Central Bank's meeting on Thursday comes immediately after the...

  • By Karin Strohecker and Sujata Rao. LONDON, April 26- President Jacob Zuma's exit, whenever it comes, will be no panacea for South Africa's deepening political problems which many investors blame on the ruling ANC party rather than its 75- year-old leader. South Africa is a key emerging economy, with a $140 billion bond market and a $825 billion equity market that...

  • TOKYO, April 27- Japanese government bond prices were mostly steady on Thursday, underpinned by stronger U.S. Treasuries, and were given some breathing space as Tokyo stocks pulled back from a four-week high. Treasury prices rose on Wednesday, reversing steep losses sustained the last few sessions, as President Donald Trump unveiled a tax reform plan that...

  • April 27- For other diaries, please see: Top Economic Events Polling unit diary Today in Washington Political and general news. DATE COUNTRY AUCTION DETAILS 27- Apr United States Sale of 7- year notes 27- Apr Italy Medium-Long Term auction 27- Apr Sweden Auction of inflation-linked government bond 28- Apr Japan Auction of 2- year government bonds.