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

(Updates with chart, context, comment) By Dhara Ranasinghe LONDON, Dec 3 (Reuters) – 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. The number of government and corporate bonds with sub-zero yields has ballooned this year against […]

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JGBs slip, post third consecutive monthly fall

TOKYO, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Japanese government bonds ended weaker on Friday for their third consecutive monthly fall, as hopes of an eventual U.S.-China trade deal undermined their safe-haven appeal, despite worries that Hong Kong could become a flashpoint between the two countries. Benchmark 10-year JGB futures fell 0.13 point to 153.16, with a trading volume of 30,112 lots, amid […]

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UPDATE 1-European bonds await U.S.-China trade talk progress

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Recasts, updates prices) By Saikat Chatterjee LONDON, Nov 27 (Reuters) – Core European government debt was steady on Wednesday, with yields on benchmark German 10-year bonds holding above one-month lows. Risky assets got some help overnight with Wall Street indices reaching a record high, and safe-haven government bonds saw some demand as […]

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UPDATE 2-European bonds hold above 1-month lows as U.S.-China trade deal awaited

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Adds details, graphic) By Saikat Chatterjee LONDON, Nov 27 (Reuters) – Core European government debt steadied on Wednesday, with yields on benchmark German 10-year bonds holding above one-month lows as investors awaited for developments on the first phase of a trade deal between the United States and China. With very little major […]

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Treasury yields move higher ahead of jobless numbers and the Fed's Beige Book

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that a deal with Beijing is in the "final throes." The Federal Reserve's Beige Book is also set to be released at 2 p.m. on Wednesday. The U.S. Treasury is set to auction $50 billion in four-week bills, $40 billion in eight-week bills and $32 billion in seven-year notes. U.S. government debt prices were slightly lower […]

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TREASURIES-U.S. long yields slide as trade uncertainty persists

By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK, Nov 19 (Reuters) – U.S. long-dated Treasury yields, which have fallen in five of the last six sessions, slipped again on Tuesday, with risk appetite weaker overall amid the persistent uncertainty over U.S.-China trade negotiations. U.S. 30-year yields fell to two-week lows, while those on 10-year notes hit a low of 1.795%, matching Monday’s two-week […]

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UPDATE 1-Euro zone bond yields fall after Trump threatens tariffs on China

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Adds euro zone industrial output, German 20-year bond yield turning negative, Italian auction, analyst quote) By Yoruk Bahceli LONDON, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Euro zone bond yields fell on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened China with further tariffs if it fails to sign a trade deal, dimming the optimism that […]

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UPDATE 1-Eurozone bonds fall on expectations Trump will postpone auto tariff decision

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates prices, adds Zew survey, chart and fresh comment) By Olga Cotaga LONDON, Nov 12 (Reuters) – European government bonds fell on Tuesday on expectations that U.S. President Donald Trump will again postpone a decision on whether to impose tariffs on European Union autos, driving investor appetite out of safe-haven sovereign debt. […]

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