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Global stocks struggle as bond yields, dollar regain traction

LONDON (Reuters) - A six-day rebound in world stocks began to splutter on Tuesday, as bond market borrowing costs regained traction and the dollar kicked firmly away from a three-year low.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks struggle as bond yields, dollar regain traction

LONDON, Feb 20 (Reuters) - A six-day rebound in world stocks began to splutter on Tuesday, as bond market borrowing costs regained traction and the dollar kicked firmly away from a three-year low.

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Jittery U.S. bond market braces for supply wave

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bond investors, who have been on edge over signs of growing inflation and a possibly more aggressive Federal Reserve, will have their work cut out for them as the U.S. government seeks to sell $258 billion worth of debt this coming week.

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U.S. 'junk' bond funds hit by second biggest cash withdrawals: Lipper

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors fled the riskier corners of the debt market, pulling the second-highest amount of cash on record from high-yield "junk" bonds during the latest week, Lipper...

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In court: Suspect denied bond

The suspect in the Florida school shooting made his first appearance at the Broward County courthouse. The shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School left 17 dead and many more injured.

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Seadrill close to restructuring deal with bondholders -sources

OSLO/WILMINGTON, Delaware, Feb 15 (Reuters) - Seadrill's main owner, billionaire John Fredriksen, is close to a deal with unsecured bondholders and South Korean shipyards on a restructuring plan for the rig operator, sources familiar with the talks said on Thursday.

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Futures roll higher, brushing aside inflation worries

(Reuters) - Wall Street was set to open higher on Thursday, reclaiming further ground ceded during last week's sell-off, as investors brushed aside inflation data and preferred stocks over bonds for the fifth day in a row.

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Daniel Craig puts his Bond car up for auction

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - James Bond is parting with his personal Aston Martin.

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How to Prepare Your Community for a Disaster

With some careful planning, persuading strangers to help one another in case of an emergency will mitigate damage and build strong community bonds.

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Long bonds a 'significant risk' as inflation revs: BlackRock's Rieder

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Long-dated bonds "represent a significant risk" as investors focus on signs inflation is rising, a top portfolio manager with BlackRock Inc said on Wednesday.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Bond prices drop, stocks rally after spike in U.S. CPI data

NEW YORK, Feb 14 (Reuters) - U.S. debt prices fell on Wednesday after a spike in U.S. consumer prices in January raised expectations the Federal Reserve may quicken the pace of interest rate hikes, while global stocks rose as investors took a longer view of inflation.

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Rising U.S. bond yields offer relief to corporate America's pension plans

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The swift rise in U.S. bond yields in February may be whipsawing some stock market portfolios but it may bring relief to corporate America's largest pension plans.

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Bill aims to restore U.S. tax break for advance refunding muni bonds

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The federal tax exemption for a type of debt refunding used by U.S. states, cities, schools and other issuers to lower borrowing costs would be restored under a new bipartisan bill in Congress, two of its sponsors said on Tuesday.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Yields, stocks dip ahead of US inflation data

NEW YORK, Feb 13 (Reuters) - U.S. bond yields and world equity markets dipped on Tuesday, ahead of a widely anticipated U.S. inflation report later this week that may provide some indication of the pace of future interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve.

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Investors most neutral on U.S. bonds since October -JPMorgan

NEW YORK, Feb 13 (Reuters) - The share of investors holding longer-dated U.S. Treasuries equal to their benchmarks rose to its highest in about four months following last week's market turmoil, JPMorgan Chase & Co's latest client survey showed on Tuesday. Benchmark 10-year Treasury yields hit a four-year high of 2.902 percent on Monday on concerns about rising inflation and increased borrowing to fund more federal spending. The 10-year yield swung in a 24 basis point trading range la

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Never mind the minders: united Korea team bonds to K-pop

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - They sleep in separate dorms, travel in different buses and government minders watch over them, but North Korean members of the united Korean women's ice hockey team are bonding with their team-mates from the South, thanks partly to K-pop.

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The bond market scare might not be over

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Ex-Nomura trader must face SEC charges over bond price lies: judge

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission may pursue its civil lawsuit accusing a former senior trader at Nomura Holdings Inc of lying to customers about bond prices in order...

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GLOBAL MARKETS-World shares rebound after worst week in two years

NEW YORK, Feb 12 (Reuters) - World shares rallied on Monday in a broad advance that brushed off fresh rises in global bond yields that have been driven by inflation fears as investors shifted asset allocations after the worst week in global markets in the past two years.

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Deutsche Bank, trader settle U.S. SEC charges over bond prices

(Reuters) - Deutsche Bank AG will pay nearly $4.5 million to settle U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission civil charges that it failed to police traders and salespeople who lied to customers about bond prices, the regulator said on Monday.

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Futures up more than 1 percent after worst week in two years

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were up more than 1 percent, attempting a rebound from Wall Street's worst week in two years, while volatility remained relatively elevated and U.S. bond yields hit new four-year highs.

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Stocks try a tentative bounce, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets found a semblance of calm on Monday as S&P futures extended their bounce, though global investors were still fretting about the risks from looming U.S. inflation data after last week's sharp sell-off.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks try a tentative bounce, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

SYDNEY, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Asian share markets found a semblance of calm on Monday as S&P futures extended their bounce, though global investors were still fretting about the risks from looming U.S. inflation data after last week's sharp sell-off.

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Global shares try to steady, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets were struggling to find their footing on Monday as investors fretted about the risks from looming U.S. inflation data, although early gains on S&P futures offered a sliver of support.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares try to steady, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

SYDNEY, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Asian share markets were struggling to find their footing on Monday as investors fretted about the risks from looming U.S. inflation data, although early gains on S&P futures offered a sliver of support.

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Bond vigilantes awaken counterparts in the stock market

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bond vigilantes could be finding allies in the stock market.

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Todd Howe, Key Witness in Albany Corruption Trial, Is Jailed

The government immediately moved to revoke the bond of Mr. Howe, who admitted in court that he had violated the terms of his deal with prosecutors.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Equity markets drop amid continued choppiness, bond yields dip

* China stocks have worst day in two years before Lunar new year

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UPDATE 1-Stock market pain brings relief to battered bonds

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Adds graphic)

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Asia hit by fresh Wall St. falls, China stocks reach multi-month lows

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks fell on Friday, with Chinese shares slipping to multi-month lows after Wall Street shares dropped again in the face of rapidly-rising bond yields, while perceived havens such as the yen and Swiss franc were in demand.

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Asia stocks pummeled by fresh Wall Street slide, safe havens in demand

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks tumbled on Friday after Wall Street shares suffered yet another big slide amid worries over rising bond yields, while perceived havens such as the yen and Swiss franc drew demand amid the turmoil.

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Wall Street tumbles again as S&P, Dow confirm correction

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks plunged anew on Thursday in another trading session with big swings, as equities remained in a tug-of-war with bond yields, volatility remained high, and investors failed to see a bottom of the market ahead.

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Wall Street sinks again as bond yields rise

(Reuters) - The Dow Jones Industrial Average sank another 500 points on Thursday as a renewed rise in U.S. bond yields and fears of higher inflation unnerve investors still piecing over a historic drop earlier this week.

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US STOCKS-Wall St sinks again as bond yields rise

* Weekly jobless claims fall to lowest level in nearly 45 years

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Shares fragile, U.S. budget deal puts bonds on defensive

LONDON (Reuters) - World stock markets remained on shaky ground on Thursday as U.S. bond yields crept back towards four-year highs after U.S. congressional leaders reached a two-year budget deal to raise government spending by almost $300 billion.

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REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares fragile, US budget deal puts bonds on defensive

LONDON, Feb 8 (Reuters) - World stock markets remained on shaky ground on Thursday as U.S. bond yields crept back towards four-year highs after U.S. congressional leaders reached a two-year budget deal to raise government spending by almost $300 billion.

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Asian shares flirt with six-week low as U.S. yields creep higher

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares flirted with six-week lows on Thursday as U.S. bond yields crept up towards four-year highs as investors fretted that low borrowing costs enjoyed by companies for many years may be endangered by the threat of rising inflation.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares flirt with 6-week low as U.S. yields creep higher

TOKYO, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Asian shares flirted with six-week lows on Thursday as U.S. bond yields crept up towards four-year highs as investors fretted that low borrowing costs enjoyed by companies for many years may be endangered by the threat of rising inflation.

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Asian shares flirt with six-week low as U.S. yields creep up

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares flirted with six-week lows on Thursday as U.S. bond yields crept up toward four-year highs as investors fretted that low borrowing costs enjoyed by companies for many years may be endangered by the threat of rising inflation.

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Before lawsuit, Uber fell out with 'big brother' Google, Kalanick testifies

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Just a few years ago, Uber Technologies Inc saw itself as the little brother to Alphabet Inc, but that cozy bond quickly dissolved into a turf war and ultimately a high-stakes legal battle, a jury heard on Wednesday.

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U.S. stock, bond fund inflows slowed in week before steep selloff

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors' appetite for stocks and fixed income weakened sharply last week ahead of the largest decline in the benchmark S&P 500 in more than six years, Investment...

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World Bank launches $1.4 billion catastrophe bond for Latam earthquakes: Aon

LONDON (Reuters) - The World Bank has launched a $1.4 billion catastrophe bond covering Latin American earthquakes, the largest earthquake catastrophe bond on record, Aon Securities said on Wednesday.

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Poland’s ‘Death Camp’ Law Tears at Shared Bonds of Suffering With Jews

The president signed a law making it a crime to blame “the Polish nation” for the crimes of Nazi Germany. Scholars say it could whitewash history.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Wall St dips but trading volatile; bond prices rise

* Nikkei ends down 4.7 pct, Asia stocks minus Japan down 3.5 pct

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Ignore the Stock Market. The Economy Looks Fine.

Economic data and the bond market are painting a more optimistic picture than the Dow Jones average.

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Dividend plays on slippery ground as bond yields steepen

(Reuters) - After a decade of easy-money policy that cut bond yields to almost nothing and lifted U.S. stock markets to records, companies that pay big dividends now look among the most exposed as Federal Reserve interest rate rises pull returns on government debt higher.

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European shares hit six-month low as volatility shakes markets

MILAN (Reuters) - European shares hit their lowest level since August 2017 on Tuesday as a global sell-off in equities deepened and volatility spiked on growing worries over inflation and rising bond yields.

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Oil eases, but wards off stocks-style turbulence

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil fell for a third day on Tuesday, as a rout in global equities triggered losses across bonds, cryptocurrencies and commodities, although the crude price is in positive territory so far this year.

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JGBs gain as Japanese stocks plummet on risk aversion

TOKYO, Feb 6 (Reuters) - Japanese government bond prices rose on Tuesday as Tokyo stocks plunged and sent investors scurrying for safety in debt.

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Bond bears smell blood, others claw for buying opportunity

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some of the biggest U.S. investors believe the bond market has slipped into a bear phase. Others believe it has turned into one of the best buying opportunities in years.

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Wall St. plunges, S&P 500 erases 2018's gains

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks plunged in highly volatile trading on Monday, with the Dow industrials falling nearly 1,600 points during the session, its biggest intraday decline in history, as investors grappled with rising bond yields and potentially firming inflation.

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Wall Street lower as losses in energy, bank stocks weigh

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were trading lower in early afternoon on Monday as bond yields continued to hover near multi-year highs and losses in energy and financial stocks weighed.

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Wall Street set to open lower as rising bond yields weigh

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks looked set to open lower on Monday as rising bond yields continued to fuel the selloff in equities and hints of inflation pickup triggered concerns that the Federal Reserve might have to raise interest rates more quickly.

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Global stocks routed, yields rise as U.S. inflation threat spooks markets

LONDON (Reuters) - Stock markets were routed around the globe on Monday, with European indexes opening lower and bond yields rising as resurgent U.S. inflation raised the possibility central banks would tighten policy more aggressively than had been expected.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks routed, yields rise as U.S. inflation threat spooks markets

LONDON, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Stock markets were routed around the globe on Monday, with European indexes opening lower and bond yields rising as resurgent U.S. inflation raised the possibility central banks would tighten policy more aggressively than had been expected.

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Inflation threat deepens European equity sell-off

LONDON, Feb 5 (Reuters) - European stocks suffered a sharp sell-off at the open on Monday, tracking big drops in Asia as growing inflation expectations and rising bond yields took their toll on equity markets.

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Stocks punished as inflation shadow spooks bonds

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares fell the most in over a year on Monday as fears of resurgent inflation battered bonds, toppled Wall Street from record highs and sparked speculation that central banks globally might be forced to tighten policy more aggressively.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks punished as inflation shadow spooks bonds

* Emerging markets pressured as borrowing costs rise globally

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Asia shares skid as inflation shadow spooks bonds

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares fell the most in over a year on Monday as fears of resurgent inflation battered bonds, toppled Wall Street from record highs and sparked speculation that central banks globally might be forced to tighten policy more aggressively.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares skid as inflation shadow spooks bonds

* Emerging markets pressured as borrowing costs rise globally

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Nikkei tumbles over 2 pct to 1-1/2-month low following Wall Street rout

TOKYO, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average tumbled more than 2 percent to a 1-1/2-month low on Monday, pressured by sharp losses in U.S. markets triggered by rising bond yields and prospects for stronger inflation.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares skid as inflation spectre spooks bonds

* Emerging markets pressured as borrowing costs rise globally

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Amid stock market selloff, U.S. profit forecasts rise

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street's main stock indexes suffered their worst week in two years as bond yields soared and renewed fears of inflation gripped investors.

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RPT-Wall St Weekahead-Amid stock market selloff, U.S. profit forecasts rise

NEW YORK, Feb 2 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main stock indexes suffered their worst week in two years as bond yields soared and renewed fears of inflation gripped investors.

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Dow sees worst day in two years as bond yields jump

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Worries about the impact of a tightening job market on the prospects for inflation and a surge in bond yields sent investors fleeing equities on Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrials Average swooning almost 666 points, for its biggest daily percentage loss in 20 months.

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Dow Jones stock index sees worst day in two years as bond yields jump

(Reuters) - Worries about the impact of a tightening job market on the prospects for inflation and a surge in bond yields sent investors fleeing equities on Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrials Average swooning almost 666 points, for its biggest daily percentage loss in twenty months.

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Wall St Weekahead-Amid stock market selloff, U.S. profit forecasts rise

NEW YORK, Feb 2 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main stock indexes suffered their worst week in two years as bond yields soared and renewed fears of inflation gripped investors.

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Dow sheds 400 points as bond yields rise on strong jobs data

(Reuters) - The S&P and the Dow were headed for their worst week in two years on Friday, as robust U.S. jobs data pushed up bond yields further and boosted chances of more interest rate hikes this year.

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Stock futures drop further after strong jobs data

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures added to their losses on Friday after data showed job growth surged in January and wages increased further, bolstering expectations that inflation will push higher, and bond yields rose further.

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Stocks set for biggest weekly drop since late 2016 as bond yields rise

LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks were set to post their biggest weekly drop since late 2016 on Friday, as talk of central bank policy tightening and expectations of higher inflation boosted borrowing costs globally, a move that sparked a sell-off in shares.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks set for biggest weekly drop since late 2016 as bond yields rise

LONDON, Feb 2 (Reuters) - World stocks were set to post their biggest weekly drop since late 2016 on Friday, as talk of central bank policy tightening and expectations of higher inflation boosted borrowing costs globally, a move that sparked a sell-off in shares.

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Blowout in bond yields rattles Asian stocks, buoys euro

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The euro neared multi-year peaks on Friday as talk of policy tightening in Europe and expectations that inflation is set to gear higher drove up borrowing costs globally, a move that sparked a sell-off in Asian equities.

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Bond yields, euro jump as reflation trade makes a comeback

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The euro neared multi-year peaks on Friday as talk of policy tightening in Europe and expectations that inflation is set to gear higher drove up borrowing costs globally.

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U.S. fund investors 'buy the dip' in stock, bond markets

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors cashed out of cash funds and stocked up on stocks in the latest week, ignoring a setback in markets and taking on more risk, Lipper data showed on Thursday.

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Wall St. shares forfeit early gains as bond yields rise

(Reuters) - Wall Street stocks gave up early gains on Thursday as bond yields rose and technology stocks retreated ahead of a host of high-profile earnings.

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Exclusive: Etihad scrambles to shore up $1.2 billion bonds before coupon crunch - sources

DUBAI (Reuters) - Etihad Airways is urgently examining ways to avert a technical default of some $1.2 billion in bonds indirectly linked to the Gulf airline, sources close to the situation told Reuters.

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Asian shares bounce back, but rising U.S. yields pose risks

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares eked out modest gains on Thursday, clawing back sharp losses from earlier this week, however, rising U.S. bond yields and interest rates could dampen investors' optimism toward the global economic outlook.

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U.S. fund investors, undeterred by bond yields, go on buying spree

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors ignored rising bond yields and stomped into the markets in the days leading up to an equity selloff this week, Investment Company Institute (ICI) data...

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Wall St. succumbs to rising bond yields, sinking health stocks

(Reuters) - Rising bond yields and a sell-off in healthcare shares sent the U.S. stock market sliding on Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average's 352-point tumble its steepest in eight months.

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US STOCKS-Wall St succumbs to rising bond yields, sinking health stocks

* Indexes down: Dow 1.26 pct, S&P 0.97 pct, Nasdaq 0.81 pct (Updates to early afternoon)

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Dow futures fall nearly 200 points as bond yields, heath stocks weigh

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were set to open lower for a second straight day on Tuesday, with Dow futures down about 200 points, weighed down by a rise in bond yields and a drop in shares of healthcare companies.

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US STOCKS-Dow futures fall nearly 200 pts as bond yields, heath stocks weigh

* Health stocks hit after Amazon, JPMorgan, Berkshire team-up

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EMERGING MARKETS-Emerging equities tumble 1.3 pct, Russian stocks rebound

LONDON, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Emerging market equities tumbled 1.3 percent on Tuesday after a spike in U.S. bond yields and a tech-led slide on Wall Street dampened risk appetite, but Russian shares rebounded on relief the U.S. had not imposed a fresh round of sanctions.

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Asia stocks off record highs as Wall St. flags, dollar firms on higher yields

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks retreated from record highs on Tuesday after a selloff in Apple shares knocked Wall Street lower, while the dollar found support as U.S. bond yields climbed to near four-year highs.

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PRECIOUS-Gold edges down on firmer dollar, higher bond yields

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Gold slipped on Tuesday, extending losses into a second session, as the dollar strengthened against a basket of currencies and U.S. bond yields rose. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was down 0.1 percent at $1,338.40 per ounce at 0051 GMT. It fell 0.7 percent on Monday. * U.S. gold futures for February delivery fell 0.2 percent to $1,337.60 per ounce. * Gold prices have risen nearly 3 percent so far this month, largely due to weakness in the dollar

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Asia stocks off record highs as Wall St. flags, higher yields support dollar

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks retreated from record peaks on Tuesday after a selloff in Apple shares knocked Wall Street, while the dollar found support as U.S. bond yields climbed to near four-year highs.

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U.S. pensions seen adding bonds, paring stocks: Wells Fargo

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. pensions are expected to shift more money into bonds and out of equities to rebalance their holdings at month-end in the wake of strong gains in the stock market in January,...

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Table for Three: The Mind Meld of Bill Gates and Steven Pinker

The entrepreneur-turned-philanthropist and the best-selling author discuss their surprising bond, the challenge to improve the human condition and the quest to create the perfect toilet.

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Exclusive: HSBC side-steps high-profile Qatar deals in Gulf gauntlet

DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters/IFR) - A boycott of Qatar by its neighbors has prompted HSBC to turn down a leading role on Doha's new dollar bond as the bank treads a political tightrope in the Gulf, four banking sources familiar with the decision told Reuters.

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UPDATE 2-Battling for life, Noble Group hopeful of debt restructuring deal

* Chairman says talks with bond holders and banks moving forward

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CEE MARKETS-Fx, stocks ease as ECB seen trying to talk down euro

* Zloty hits multi-year highs vs euro and dollar, retreats * Flows into dollar may weigh on CEE fx if ECB talks down euro * Hungarian bond yields drop after rises, ECB watched * PKN Orlen Q4 earnings report pushes Warsaw stock index lower By Sandor Peto BUDAPEST, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Central European currencies and stocks eased and government bonds firmed on Thursday ahead of the European Central Bank (ECB) meeting where many investors expect it to try to talk down the sur

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar extends weakness on Mnuchin remarks; bond prices down

* U.S. Treasury prices tumble after Mnuchin endorses weak dollar

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CEE MARKETS-Pressure eases on Hungarian bonds, stocks retreat from record

* Hungarian central bank plans changes to IRS tenders-sources * Hungarian bond yields retreat, outperforming Poland * Budapest, Warsaw stock indexes retreat from record highs (Recasts with expected change in Hungarian IRS tenders) By Sandor Peto BUDAPEST, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Hungarian government bonds regained ground on Wednesday after the central bank (NBH) informed banks' treasuries about planned changes to its new interest rate swap (IRS) facility. The first of the N

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Puerto Rico utility sale sets up fight with creditors

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Puerto Rican governor's plan to privatize PREPA, the island's bankrupt power utility, could herald hard times for holders of its $9 billion in bonds, who are concerned the deal could strip their ability to collect on their investments.

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Upbeat earnings lift stocks, dollar slips to 3-yr low

* Treasury yields fall in line with Japanese govt bond yields (Updates to U.S. afternoon trading, adds oil price settlements)

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Investors most bullish U.S. longer-dated bonds since June -JPMorgan

NEW YORK, Jan 23 (Reuters) - The share of investors holding more longer-dated U.S. Treasuries than their benchmarks hit its highest in almost seven months, reflecting the view that the bond market selloff may be overdone, JPMorgan Chase & Co's latest client survey showed on Tuesday. Benchmark 10-year Treasury yields hit a 3-1/2 year peak at 2.672 percent on Monday on hopes of domestic inflation accelerating and speculation the Bank of Japan and European Central Bank are preparing to redu

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CEE MARKETS-Poland, Hungary hit record highs on global stock rally

* Indices in Budapest, Warsaw reach record high on banks * Tehcnical factors also help Budapest blue chips * Czech markets ignore presidential, PM uncertainty * Hungarian government bond yields retreat after surge By Sandor Peto BUDAPEST, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Polish and Hungarian stocks hit record highs on Tuesday, helped by a positive mood in global equities markets, optimism over local economic fundamentals and some short position closing. The Warsaw stock exchange'

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Fed nominee Goodfriend, fan of negative rates, could roil debate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans on Capitol Hill, who this week are to begin considering economist Marvin Goodfriend for a Federal Reserve board seat, will find much they like in his criticism of Fed bond buying, support for low inflation, and agreement that Congress should put tighter limits on the central bank.

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UPDATE 1-Foreigners maintain large-scale purchases of Canada securities

OTTAWA, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Foreign investment in Canadian securities, particularly bonds, remained strong in November and was on track to hit an annual record, Statistics Canada data indicated on Friday.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. fund investors pull most cash from 'junk' in 2 months -Lipper

(Adds details on funds, analyst quote, table, byline) By Trevor Hunnicutt NEW YORK, Jan 18 (Reuters) - U.S. fund investors pulled $3.1 billion from high-yield "junk" bonds during the latest week, Lipper data showed on Thursday, offering new warning signs about risk appetite despite global markets' continuing triumph. The junk bond withdrawals - from both mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) during the week ended Wednesday - mark the largest of any week since November, accor