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Investing Securities

  • *New York state manufacturing survey turns negative. *North Korea worries spark overnight safety buying. "There are so many unknowns for us to really move in either direction," said Charles Comiskey, head of Treasuries trading at Bank of Nova Scotia in New York.

  • NEW YORK, May 15- Debt-laden Puerto Rico announced on Monday that the Government Development Bank, once the primary fiscal agent for the U.S. territory, has reached a liquidation deal with its creditors, avoiding a protracted bankruptcy. The agreement would be executed through a so-called Title VI proceeding under PROMESA, the federal rescue law for Puerto Rico,...

  • The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said former managing directors James Im and Kee Chan fraudulently generated more than $750,000 of profit by having "deliberately misled and lied to customers" whose trades they handled, on numerous occasions beginning in 2010.. The SEC said Im has not settled its civil case, and asserted his constitutional right...

  • The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Kee Chan, a former Nomura managing director, "deliberately misled and lied to customers" on numerous occasions from 2010 to March 2012, including by making up "colorful but entirely fictitious exchanges" with customers on the other side of the trades. Chan, 46, of Manhasset, New York, generated hundreds of thousands...

  • NEW YORK, May 15- Debt-laden Puerto Rico announced on Monday that the Government Development Bank, once the primary fiscal agent for the U.S. territory, has reached a liquidation deal with its creditors, avoiding a protracted bankruptcy. The agreement would be executed through a so-called Title VI proceeding under PROMESA, the federal rescue law for Puerto Rico,...

  • NEW YORK, May 15- Debt-laden Puerto Rico announced on Monday that the Government Development Bank, once the primary fiscal agent for the U.S. territory, has reached a liquidation deal with its creditors, avoiding a protracted bankruptcy. The agreement would be executed through a so-called Title VI proceeding under PROMESA, the federal rescue law for Puerto Rico,...

  • The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Kee Chan, 46, of Manhasset, New York, on numerous occasions from 2010 to March 2012 "deliberately misled and lied to customers" about bond prices. The SEC filed its complaint in Manhattan federal court. Last week, former Nomura traders Michael Gramins, Tyler Peters and Ross Shapiro went on trial in Hartford,...

  • *New York state manufacturing survey turns negative. *North Korea worries spark overnight safety buying. Were being aided by the weaker empire number, said Justin Lederer, an interest rate strategist at Cantor Fitzgerald in New York.

  • US TREASURY YIELDS RISE TO SESSION HIGHS, 10- YEAR YIELDS INCREASE TO 2.35 PERCENT.

  • TOKYO, May 15- Superlong Japanese government bond prices edged higher on Monday, taking their cue from firmer U.S. Japan's Nikkei stock index ended down 0.1 percent, pulling away from last week's 17- month highs. Investors' risk appetite was tempered by U.S. economic data on Friday that fell short of expectations, as well as another missile test by North Korea over...

  • TOKYO, May 15- Superlong Japanese government bond prices edged higher on Monday, taking their cue from firmer U.S. Japan's Nikkei stock index ended down 0.1 percent, pulling away from last week's 17- month highs. Investors' risk appetite was tempered by U.S. economic data on Friday that fell short of expectations, as well as another missile test by North Korea over...

  • 1- Jun Spain Bond auction 1- Jun Japan 3- month discount bill auction 1- Jun Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 5- Jun France Auction of BTF Treasury notes 6- Jun United Kingdom Auction of 0 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2022. 6- Jun Netherlands DTC auction 6- Jun Japan Auction of 30- year government bonds 7- Jun Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 7- Jun Sweden...

  • 1- Jun Spain Bond auction 1- Jun Japan 3- month discount bill auction 1- Jun Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 5- Jun France Auction of BTF Treasury notes 6- Jun United Kingdom Auction of 0 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2022. 6- Jun Netherlands DTC auction 6- Jun Japan Auction of 30- year government bonds 7- Jun Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 7- Jun Sweden...

  • 1- Jun Spain Bond auction 1- Jun Japan 3- month discount bill auction 1- Jun Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 5- Jun France Auction of BTF Treasury notes 6- Jun United Kingdom Auction of 0 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2022. 6- Jun Netherlands DTC auction 6- Jun Japan Auction of 30- year government bonds 7- Jun Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 7- Jun Sweden...

  • 1- Jun Spain Bond auction 1- Jun Japan 3- month discount bill auction 1- Jun Japan Auction of 10- year government bonds 5- Jun France Auction of BTF Treasury notes 6- Jun United Kingdom Auction of 0 1/ 2% Treasury Gilt 2022. 6- Jun Netherlands DTC auction 6- Jun Japan Auction of 30- year government bonds 7- Jun Germany Auction of 5- year Federal notes 7- Jun Sweden...

  • SAO PAULO, May 12- Odebrecht Ôleo& Gás SA, the offshore oil drilling firm owned by Brazil's Odebrecht SA, has obtained support from more than 60 percent of its creditors for a restructuring of about $5 billion in debt, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Friday. OOG is among Odebrecht SA subsidiaries struggling with a widespread slowdown in Latin...

  • DUBAI, May 12- Standard& Poor's cut Oman's credit rating to junk on Friday, saying low oil prices had eroded the country's external reserves to the point they could no longer offset the threat of low oil prices. The downgrade made Oman the second of the Gulf's wealthy oil-exporting states to drop below investment-grade because of cheap crude.

  • *Global stock index posts fourth straight weekly gain. *U.S. dollar, stocks, Treasury yields slip after sales, CPI data. NEW YORK, May 12- A measure of stock markets around the globe edged up on Friday led by European and emerging market equities while underwhelming U.S. retail sales data pushed U.S.

  • NEW YORK, May 12- The U.S. Demand for Treasuries was also stoked by bargain-minded investors after a lukewarm reception this week to the $62 billion sale of three-year, 10- year and 30- year government debt, analysts and traders said. "With the CPI report today, the market is concerned about inflation," said Thomas Roth, head of Treasury trading at MUFG Securities...

  • Fidelity portfolio managers Steven Wymer and Gavin Baker, currently crushing rival managers returns with big tech stock bets, led the way as the mutual fund giant sold 1.85 million shares in Buffalo Wild Wings during the first quarter. Activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management, which owns 6 percent of Buffalo Wild Wings, has been courting big...