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German Bund yield crashes below zero for first time since 2016 on bleak data

Mar 22 2019

LONDON Germany's 10-year bond yield dived below zero percent on Friday for the first time since October 2016, as a survey showing German manufacturing contracted for a third straight month fueled fears about a widespread European slowdown.

RPT-Borrowers cash in as UK banks seek triple-A bonds as Brexit insurance

Mar 21 2019

LONDON, March 20 As Britain inches towards Brexit, the market for top-rated sterling bonds has had its busiest start to the year on record, driven by UK banks' clamour for super-safe triple-A rated debt in order to meet stringent new safeguards imposed by regulators.

Euro zone bond markets wait patiently for Powell

Mar 20 2019

LONDON Core euro zone bond yields fell on Wednesday from 1-1/2 week highs hit earlier this week as the market waited for further clarity on the direction of U.S. interest rates and analysts struggled to make sense of the UK's Brexit negotiations.

UPDATE 2-Euro zone bond markets wait patiently for Powell

Mar 20 2019

* Euro zone periphery government bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates move in gilt yields, prices)

Borrowers cash in as UK banks seek triple-A bonds as Brexit insurance

Mar 20 2019

LONDON As Britain inches towards Brexit, the market for top-rated sterling bonds has had its busiest start to the year on record, driven by UK banks' clamour for super-safe triple-A rated debt in order to meet stringent new safeguards imposed by regulators.

Borrowers cash in as UK banks seek triple-A bonds as Brexit insurance

Mar 20 2019

LONDON, March 20 As Britain inches towards Brexit, the market for top-rated sterling bonds has had its busiest start to the year on record, driven by UK banks' clamour for super-safe triple-A rated debt in order to meet stringent new safeguards imposed by regulators.

UPDATE 1-Euro zone bond markets wait patiently for Powell

Mar 20 2019

* Euro zone periphery government bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates pricing, adds detail on Spanish economic growth)

UPDATE 3-Euro zone bond yields rise on hopes of Brexit delay

Mar 19 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates prices, adds detail on peripheral bonds)

UPDATE 2-No news is good news for Italian bonds as Moody's holds rating

Mar 18 2019

* Moody's leaves Italy's Baa3 credit rating, bonds rally in relief

No news is good news for Italian bonds as Moody's holds rating

Mar 18 2019

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

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