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ECB propels emerging assets to multi-month highs LONDON: Emerging local currency bond yields fell to multi-month lows on Monday after the euro zone's extraordinary monetary easing pushed cash into high-yield assets and boosted expectations of rate cuts in the developing world.Bulls also received impetus from signs of global economic recovery after robust U.S. jobs data and a pick-up in Chinese exports. They have, for the time being, shrugged off U.S. 10-year yields at one-month highs above 2.61 percent and are betting a U.S. rate rise is quite some way off."We've seen a three-pronged attack on short emerging market positions," UBS strategist Manik Narain said. "We are seeing a really aggressive bounceback in (local currency) rates.""The market is looking favourably on what the ECB has done and its impact on other central banks and local debt markets."While yields on JPMorgan's GBI-EM index of local debt closed on Friday at 6.4 percent, the lowest since November 2013. Indian and ...

French 10-year bond yield hits record low PARIS: The rate of return of 10-year French government bonds fell to a record low on Friday in the wake of measures taken by the European Central Bank to ease monetary policy.On the secondary market the yield on the bonds, which indicates what the government will likely have to pay in interest when it borrows more money, fell to 1.656 percent, beating the previous record of 1.659 percent set in May 2013. Copyright AFP (Agence ...
Peripheral euro zone bonds rally after ECB throws kitchen sink LONDON: Peripheral euro zone government bond yields dropped close to record lows on Thursday, as the European Central Bank launched a raft of measures to fight low inflation and prop up the bloc's fragile recovery.Spanish and Italian bonds outpaced their higher-rated peers after the ECB crossed into uncharted policy waters to try to promote bank lending in some of the continent's most vulnerable economies."The big picture of all the ECB measures, as technical as they ...
Foreign inflows to Turkish bond market $1.93bn in week to May 30 ISTANBUL: Foreign inflows into the Turkish bond market was $1.93 billion between May 26-30, Turkish central bank data showed on Thursday.Government debt securities held by foreigners reached $51.93 billion at the end of May, data showed.Foreign inflows into the Turkish forex market amounted to $505 million in the same week, reaching to $63.71 billion in total.Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
Poland says sells 5.0bn zlotys in bonds Thursday WARSAW: Poland's finance ministry sold a total of 4.99 billion zlotys ($1.64 billion) in treasury bonds due in 2024, 2025, and 2028 at a Thursday tender, it said in a statement. Investor demand reached 6.8 billion zlotys.Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
US 2-year T-note yield premium vs Germany hits 7-year peak before ECB LONDON: The two-year US Treasury note yield premium over German equivalents rose to its highest in seven years on Thursday with expectations the European Central Bank will ease policy later in thee day supporting German bonds' outperformance. The two-year yield gap between the US and Germany - the euro zone benchmark issuer - has expanded over the past months, as the ECB primed the market for aggressive monetary policy measures to stave off deflation while ...
Euro zone bonds firm up as investors prepare for ECB to act LONDON: Euro zone sovereign bonds firmed up on Wednesday as investors prepared for what is expected to be a strong set of policy easing measures from the European Central Bank.A bout of nervousness that gripped the market on Tuesday as investors feared the ECB may not deliver enough to stave off weakening inflation and low growth, appeared to have subsided, said strategists."There was nervousness because in the past investors have looked for central banks to ...


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