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Dhara Ranasinghe

Sterling, British stocks ride rollercoaster of Brexit deal hopes

16 Oct 2019

LONDON Sterling swung around five-month highs on Wednesday and stocks in London cut their losses amid a blizzard of contradictory headlines about whether Britain and the European Union were on the verge of agreeing a Brexit deal.

UPDATE 2-Euro zone bonds sell off after EU, UK negotiators said to be close to draft Brexit deal

15 Oct 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Rewrites throughout, adds analyst quote)

Fed tooled up for 'ordinary recession', eyeing new repo ops: Bullard

15 Oct 2019

LONDON St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said global trade and other risks remain high for a U.S. economy that may slow more sharply than expected.

Euro zone bond yields inch up, Brexit in focus

15 Oct 2019

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

UPDATE 2-Euro zone bond yields down from 2 1/2-month highs as caution returns

14 Oct 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Adds latest news, updates prices)

Euro zone bond yields fall from 2 1/2-month highs as caution returns

14 Oct 2019

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

Irish bonds rally as Brexit deal hopes rise but safe-havens suffer

11 Oct 2019

LONDON Irish government bonds rallied on Friday, outperforming their euro zone peers on hopes that a Brexit deal was now in sight.

UPDATE 2-Euro zone bond yields rise; U.S.-China trade talks in focus

09 Oct 2019

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

UPDATE 2-Portugal's 10-year bond yield falls to five-week low, below Spain's

08 Oct 2019

LONDON, Oct 8 Portugal's 10-year bond yields hit five-week lows on Tuesday on expectations that the Socialist party would swiftly form a new government after its election victory at the weekend.

Euro zone bond yields higher, Greece expected to reopen 10-year bond

08 Oct 2019

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

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