NEW YORK, Oct 9 Speculators' net bearish bets on
30-year Treasury bond futures grew to a record high in the
latest week, data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission
showed on Friday, reflecting expectations of higher yields on
longer-dated U.S. government bonds.
NEW YORK Speculators reduced their net short dollar positions in the latest week to the lowest level since late July, according to calculations by Reuters and U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.
NEW YORK, Oct 9 Yields on Treasury bonds rose
modestly on Friday afternoon as market appetite for risk
improved after U.S. President Donald Trump, in a reversal from
earlier this week, said he would like to see a bigger
coronavirus stimulus package than either Democrats or
Republicans are offering.
NEW YORK, Oct 9 Yields on longer-dated Treasury
bonds dipped slightly on Friday morning as traders took profits
on positions, driving prices higher on safe-haven assets even as
the U.S. stock market experienced a modest risk-on rally.
NEW YORK/LONDON Wall Street banks are on track for a record year of revenue from trading U.S. government-backed mortgage debt, industry sources told Reuters, amid a surge in demand - from the Federal Reserve in its battle against the pandemic, and from investors hunting yield.
NEW YORK In spite of the rally in risk markets this year, Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO) expects low returns across asset classes in the coming three to five years as the global economy recovers from the coronavirus pandemic.
HONG KONG Asian companies are rushing to tap global debt markets ahead of the U.S. election on Nov. 3 on concerns volatility could spike and push up borrowing costs if the outcome is uncertain, bankers and fund managers said.
NEW YORK Speculators reduced their short dollar positions in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.
NEW YORK, Oct 2 The benchmark 10-year U.S.
Treasury yield rose modestly on Friday, steepening the yield
curve, but remained range-bound in spite of news that President
Donald Trump has contracted COVID-19 and that U.S. jobs growth
slowed in September.
NEW YORK, Oct 2 U.S. Treasury yields rose
modestly on Friday, following stocks, which pared some early
losses on the news that President Donald Trump has contracted
COVID-19 and that U.S. jobs growth slowed in September.