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JGBs little changed, inflation-linked bond sale in focus TOKYO: Japanese government bond prices were little changed on Monday as the market struggled to find immediate cues after US financial markets were closed on Friday for Independence Day. The benchmark 10-year JGB yield inched up half a basis point to 0.565 percent.September 10-year JGB futures crawled 0.02 point higher to 145.58. Focus for the range-bound JGB market was on Tuesday's 400 billion yen ($3.92 billion) 10-year inflation-linked JGBs. Participants expect the inflation-linked JGBs, known as "linkers," to attract decent demand from investors like pension funds, but not necessarily due to the fact that Japan is showing some signs of overcoming years of deflation. "The linkers look attractive because compared to actual inflation expectations, their prices still remain relatively low," said Katsutoshi Inadome, fixed-income strategist at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities in Tokyo. It may take another three to six months before inflation expectations actually play a part in generating ...

Indian bonds close steady; post first weekly gain in four MUMBAI: Indian government bonds ended flat for a third straight session on Friday as caution set in ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden budget next week, although broader sentiment remained positive due to easing inflation worries. Benchmark 10-year bond yields fell 9 basis points for the week, snapping a three-week run of rising yields, as the arrival of monsoon rains and falling crude oil prices eased some concerns about higher food prices. The benchmark ...
Indian bonds see biggest monthly fall in seven but gain on qtr MUMBAI: Indian government bond yields ended little-changed on Monday, ending their worst month in seven as the violence in Iraq has threatened to push up global crude oil prices and lead to a spike in domestic inflation.India imports two-thirds of its oil needs and higher global crude prices can push up the current account deficit while also increasing the government's subsidy burden and pressuring inflation higher.These concerns have stopped a rally which started in May ...
Indian bonds fall for 2nd straight day; budget uncertainty looms MUMBAI: Indian government bonds ended down for a second straight session on Friday, as cautious investors cut large bond holdings due to uncertainty around the new government's budget and inflation concerns weighed on sentiment.The 10-year benchmark bond yield rose for a third straight week, mostly due to the Iraq crisis which has pushed up global oil prices.Traders expect yields to be range-bound until the federal budget on July 10 amidst widespread expectation that the Narendra ...
Indian bonds fall before Friday debt sale; inflation concerns loom MUMBAI: Indian government bonds snapped two days of gains on Thursday to end lower as investors trimmed bond holdings to make way for the 150-billion-rupee debt sale on Friday, which includes 70 billion rupees of the 10-year benchmark bonds.Market also fretted over the impact of poor monsoon rains on inflation, as food prices trend higher.In the recent past, RBI governor Raghuram Rajan has raised concerns over high food prices weighing on the consumer price inflation, ...
Indian bonds end up for second straight session MUMBAI: Indian government bonds rose for a second straight day on Wednesday, tracking fall in global crude oil prices and continued short-covering by traders after recent losses.Brent crude oil slipped below $114 a barrel on Wednesday as fears of supply disruption in Iraq receded and after a rise in US inventories pointed to ample stockpiles for the world's biggest oil consumer.However, investors held off large positions due to persisting uncertainty ahead of the new government's ...
Indian bonds post biggest daily gain in a week as crude prices ease MUMBAI: Indian government bonds snapped a four-day losing streak on Tuesday and posted their biggest daily gain in a week after global crude prices cooled and market drew comfort on fiscal deficit expectation from a media report that new government may cut budget allocation for its rural job scheme.The 10-year yield ended down 5 basis points on the day, its biggest daily fall since June 17.Traders also rushed to cover sold positions after recent losses ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,055.87 0.68
Arrow Nasdaq 4,508.69 0.42
Arrow S&P 1,982.77 0.58
Arrow FTSE 6,676.08 1.44
Arrow DAX 9,595.03 1.58
Arrow CAC-40 4,359.35 1.87
Arrow Nikkei 16,205.90 0.71
Arrow H.Seng 23,837.07 0.49
Arrow Sensex 26,775.69 1.58

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Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-1.434 bln
Exports $1.930 bln
Imports $3.364 bln
WeeklySeptember 18, 2014
Reserves $13.525 bln