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Bond yields rise on doubts ahead of ECB meeting NEW YORK: US Treasuries yields rose on Tuesday after traders took profits on uncertainty ahead of a highly anticipated European Central Bank meeting this week.Traders reevaluated expectations that the ECB might embark on new quantitative easing to ward off deflation at Thursday's meeting. Doubts as to the ECB's plans drove German government bond and Treasuries yields higher."It could be those expectations were getting a little bit lofty," said Stanley Sun, interest rate strategist at Nomura Securities International in New York, citing the expectations for more ECB stimulus. "I wouldn't be surprised if we get more volatility heading into Thursday."German Bund yields plunged to record lows last week, pulling Treasuries yields lower with them, following comments from ECB President Mario Draghi at a central bank symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming hinting at the potential for more stimulus.The uncertainty led traders to take some profits on Treasuries. U.S. Treasuries yields remained high ...

Greece sells 1.14bn euros of 6-month T-bills, yield eases ATHENS: Greece sold 1.14 billion euros ($1.49 billion) of six-month treasury bills on Tuesday to roll over a maturing issue, the country's debt agency PDMA said. The T-bills were priced to yield 2.0 percent, down two basis points from 2.02 percent in a previous sale in August. The sale's bid-cover ratio was 2.5, down from 3.03 in the previous sale. The settlement date for Tuesday's auction will be September 5. The amount raised included 262.5 ...
Euro zone bond yields edge up as US data, ECB meeting eyed LONDON: Euro zone government bond yields nudged up on Tuesday as investors paused for breath after the market's sharp rally, with moves seen limited before an ECB meeting this week that could further ease monetary policy. Investors were also wary of pushing yields any lower before US economic reports that many expect to show the recovery in the world's biggest economy remains on track, in contrast to the grim outlook in Europe. Euro zone bond ...
Peripheral bond yields dip as ECB expected to reinforce support LONDON: Low-rated euro zone bond yields dipped on Monday as investors positioned for the European Central Bank to reinforce support for the bloc's faltering economy on Thursday against a backdrop of rising tensions over Ukraine.Policymakers and national leaders joined calls over the weekend for ECB president Mario Draghi to announce further monetary easing -- even though August's inflation print came in line with expectations on Friday, which was seen as reducing the chances of new ...
China's parliament authorises local governments to issue bonds SHANGHAI: China's parliament has formally approved changes to the budget law allowing local governments to issue bonds directly, a reform that could help stabilise government financing by creating the country's first municipal bond market. Regulators have already experimented with allowing local governments to issue debt directly through a pilot programme under way.The amendment to the budget law that the National People's Congress passed on Sunday would certify the pilot and provide a legal basis for ...
France to sell 8-9bn euros of bonds at Thursday auction PARIS: France plans to sell 8-9 billion euros ($11.87 billion) of long-term bonds at a regular auction on Sept. 4, the AFT public debt management agency said on Friday. Fixed-rate lines on offer are an OAT bond maturing in November 2024, a May 2030 OAT and a May 2045 OAT.Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
Mauritius 273-day Treasury bills yield falls to 0.96pc PORT LOUIS: The weighted average yield on Mauritius' 273-day Treasury bills fell to 0.96 percent on Friday from 1.45 percent at the previous sale, the central bank said. The Bank of Mauritius sold all the 1 billion rupees (32.4 million US dollars) worth of bills on offer.It received bids worth 3.525 billion rupees at yields ranging from 2.50 percent to 0.68 percent. Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...


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Arrow DJIA 16,974.31 0.18
Arrow Nasdaq 4,549.23 0.33
Arrow S&P 1,982.30 0.14
Arrow FTSE 6,453.87 0.81
Arrow DAX 9,082.81 0.16
Arrow CAC-40 4,110.64 0.05
Arrow Nikkei 15,553.91 1.46
Arrow H.Seng 23,819.87 1.27
Arrow Sensex 27,098.17 0.81

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Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-19.98 bln
Exports $25.13 bln
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WeeklyOctober 27, 2014
Reserves $13.464 bln