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Bonds firm as Serbia cuts rates, US rate rise key risk BUDAPEST/BELGRADE: Central European government bonds firmed on Thursday after Serbia joined a regional trend of monetary easing although growing expectations that US interest rates will soon rise kept investors on edge.Local currency markets also continued to wobble on fears of a Federal Reserve rate hike that would make regional assets relatively less attractive. However, Europe's emerging east is benefiting from European Central Bank asset buying that is driving yields in the nearby euro zone to fresh record lows.The region's most liquid currency, the zloty initially firmed against the euro, but by 1313 GMT it had eased to 4.138, weaker by a third of a percent from Wednesday.The forint and the Czech crown gave up all of their early gains, but the leu stayed firmer by 0.2 percent, at 4.438 versus the euro.Serbia's dinar was bid at 120.19 against the euro, firmer from early levels at 120.60, even after the central ...


Prices lifted by surprise drop in US retail sales NEW YORK: US Treasury debt prices rose for a fourth day on Thursday, with gains accelerating after the government reported unexpectedly soft US retail sales during February. The 30-year Treasury, which this week has benefited most from relative-value investment flows caused by Europe's massive bond-buying program, was last up 19/32 and yielding 2.6534 percent after touching a low of 2.634 percent. The Commerce Department reported shortly after the start of New York trading that US ...

US sells 10-year notes to strong demand NEW YORK: The US Treasury Department on Wednesday sold $21 billion of 10-year notes amid strong demand and at a yield of 2.139 percent, higher than the 2.000 percent at a $24 billion 10-year note sale in February, Treasury data showed.The ratio of total bids to the amount offered came in at 2.65, above February's 2.62 and the highest level since December. Copyright Reuters, 2015

Euro zone yields wither as ECB's QE gets off to strong start LONDON: Euro zone bond yields kept falling on Wednesday as the European Central Bank hoovered up government debt across the currency union at a rate matching its trillion-euro commitment over 1-1/2 years.In the first three days of buying by the ECB and the bloc's national central banks - collectively known as the Eurosystem - traders said orders were tiny and frequent, allowing smaller trading desks to chip in some bonds and widening the pool.National central ...

Prices off after ECB-driven rally NEW YORK: US Treasuries prices mostly eased on Wednesday, with yields rising modestly ahead of key auctions of 10-year and 30-year US debt. Some maturities were seeing yields rise for the first time since European central bankers early this week began massive bond-buying that boosts the relative value of American debt.On Wednesday, euro zone bond yields fell as the European Central Bank bought government debt across the currency union at a rate matching its trillion-euro ...

Euro zone bond yields hit new lows as ECB keeps QE tap on LONDON: Yields on the debt of nearly all euro zone countries dropped to record lows on Tuesday, a day after the European Central Bank began buying bonds in an effort to revive inflation and economic growth.Italian, Spanish and Irish yields all reached record lows as peripheral euro zone debt caught up with Monday's rally in core bonds, when Austrian, Dutch, German and Finnish yields fell to record lows.Traders said national central banks from the euro ...

Ukraine dollar bond prices rally across curve LONDON: Ukraine sovereign dollar bond prices rose across the curve on Tuesday to near-three week highs ahead of an IMF meeting on Wednesday, which is widely expected to approve a rescue package for the country. Ukraine's 2017 bond chalked up the biggest gains, adding 2.173 cents to trade at 47.423 cents in the dollar, according to Tradeweb data. The 2022 issue added 0.5 cents to reach 44.750 cents and the 2023 bond rose by 1.757 ...


 



 
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Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyJanuary
Trade Balance $-999 mln
Exports $2.064 bln
Imports $3.063 bln
WeeklyMarch 13, 2015
Reserves $16.273 bln