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TREASURIES-Yields on ice as market awaits U.S.-China trade talks

Nov 30 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 30 Yields moved in a narrow range on Friday and trading volume reached a three-month low ahead of trade talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart on Saturday, after a Group of 20 meeting that began on Friday.

TREASURIES-Yields curve flattens, volume low ahead of U.S.-China trade talks

Nov 30 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 30 The spread between short- and long-dated yields narrowed and Treasury trading volume was at a three-month low on Friday morning as investors held off on making big bets ahead of trade talks between the United States and China during the Group of 20 meeting that began today.

TREASURIES-Yield curve flattens after Fed minutes reaffirm continued hikes

Nov 29 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 29 The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield fell as the two-year return rose on Thursday, flattening the yield curve, after minutes from the last Federal Reserve policy-making meeting showed October's market volatility would not deter the U.S. central bank from raising interest rates in December and beyond.

TREASURIES-Overnight drop leaves yields softer after Powell comments on rates

Nov 29 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 29 Treasury yields fell overnight following comments from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell which signaled that an end to the bank's interest-rate hike cycle may be closer than previously suggested, leaving yields lower on Thursday morning.

TREASURIES-Short end dips, yield curve steepens after moderate Fed speech

Nov 28 2018

* Strong demand at auction for $32 billion new 7-year notes (Recasts; adds Fed's Powell, auction news, analyst quote; updates yields)

TREASURIES-Yields tick up ahead of Fed Chair Powell's speech

Nov 28 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 28 U.S. government bond yields were up modestly on Wednesday morning as traders held back from making big moves before a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell, which will be scrutinized for clues about future interest rate hikes.

TREASURIES-Yields lower on strong bond auction, Trump tariff threats

Nov 27 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 27 Treasury yields fell on Tuesday afternoon after $40 billion of new five-year notes were sold to strong demand and on resurgent worries about U.S.-China trade tensions.

TREASURIES-Yields dip as Trump threatens more tariffs on China

Nov 27 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 27 Treasury yields fell almost a basis point on Tuesday morning as investors bought the longer end of the curve on resurgent worries about U.S.-China trade tensions after President Donald Trump said he expected to increase tariffs on Chinese goods.

CORRECTED-TREASURIES-Growing Treasury auctions and stock rally boost yields

Nov 26 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 26 U.S. government bond yields rose on Monday, driven by a rally in stock prices, and at the start of a week in which the Treasury Department will issue $129 billion of new notes at auction.

TREASURIES-Yields rise on increased supply as Cyber Monday lifts stocks

Nov 26 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 26 U.S. Treasury yields rose on Monday, driven by higher U.S. equities and in anticipation of a deluge of new issues coming from this week's Treasury auctions.

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