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UPDATE 2-Euro zone bond yields set for biggest weekly rise in a month

06 Dec 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates prices)

Euro zone bond yields steady, set for biggest weekly rise in a month

06 Dec 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

Sterling hits 2-1/2 year high vs euro as markets price Conservative election win

05 Dec 2019

LONDON Sterling hit 2-1/2-year highs versus the euro on Thursday, on growing confidence that next week's election will give the Conservative Party the parliamentary majority it needs to deliver Brexit, ending near-term uncertainty. | Video

Pound jumps above $1.31 to seven-month high on expectation of Conservative majority

04 Dec 2019

LONDON Sterling surged above $1.31 and hit its highest level in about 2-1/2 years against the euro on Wednesday, lifted by growing expectations that Britain will avoid a hung parliament after next week's election and a broader pullback in the U.S. dollar.

UPDATE 1-Pool of negative-yielding euro zone govt bonds shrinks in November

03 Dec 2019

LONDON, Dec 3 The pool of negative-yielding euro zone bonds shrank further in November, data from electronic trading platform Tradeweb showed on Tuesday, but still accounts for almost two-thirds of the bloc's government bond market.

FOREX-US dollar at six-month highs vs yen, NZ dollar shines after upbeat China data

02 Dec 2019

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates with latest price action, adds chart, comment)

FOREX-Yen tumbles, Australian, New Zealand dollars rally on upbeat China data

02 Dec 2019

LONDON, Dec 2 The Japanese yen fell to a six-month low on Monday and the Australian and New Zealand dollars rallied after an unexpected rebound in Chinese manufacturing activity raised hopes of a brighter outlook for the world economy.

UPDATE 2-Euro zone bond yields off 1-month lows as inflation picks up

29 Nov 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates prices, adds ECB news)

Euro zone bond yields off 1-month lows before flash inflation data

29 Nov 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

GLOBAL MARKETS-World stocks edge off highs to await U.S.-China progress

26 Nov 2019

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates with drift lower in world shares)

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