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TREASURIES-Yields rise despite soft U.S. data; trade talk progress helps

2:03am IST

NEW YORK, Feb 21 Treasury bond yields rose on Thursday on news of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and as soft U.S. economic data was attributed to the abnormal factors of a federal government shutdown and the trade war.

TREASURIES-Yields rise despite soft U.S. data, on trade talk progress

21 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 21 Treasury bond yields rose on Thursday on news of progress in U.S.-China trade talks, and as soft U.S. economic data was attributed to the abnormal factors of a federal government shutdown and the trade war.

TREASURIES-Yields rise as weak data lowers chance of 2019 rate hikes

21 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 21 Yields on U.S. Treasury bonds rose on Thursday morning after new data pointed to an economy slowed by the federal government shutdown and the ongoing trade war with China, decreasing the possibility of further interest rate hikes this year.

TREASURIES-Yields rise after FOMC minutes show 2019 hikes still possible

21 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 20 U.S. Treasury yields on Wednesday ticked up modestly after the publication of minutes from the Federal Reserve's January policy meeting showed committee members were undecided on whether to hike interest rates again this year.

TREASURIES-Yield curve steepens ahead of Fed minutes

20 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 20 The Treasury yield curve steepened on Wednesday morning ahead of the publication of minutes from the Federal Reserve's January policy meeting at which the committee expressed "patience" in raising interest rates.

TREASURIES-Yields lower with FOMC, U.S.-China trade talks in view

20 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 19 Treasury yields were lower in Tuesday afternoon trade ahead of the release on Wednesday of minutes from the Federal Reserve's January policy-setting meeting and as trade talks between the United States and China neared their March 1 deadline.

TREASURIES-Yields fall with FOMC, U.S.-China trade talks in view

19 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 19 Treasury yields fell on Tuesday morning as trade talks between the United States and China neared their March 1 deadline and ahead of the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's January policy-setting meeting.

UPDATE 1-Speculators trim long dollar bets in week of Jan. 22-CFTC, Reuters

16 Feb 2019

NEW YORK, Feb 15 Speculators reduced their bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the week ended Jan. 22 to the smallest position since September, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.

Dovish Fed talk sends dollar lower, euro recovers

16 Feb 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar dropped on Friday after San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President Mary Daly suggested the central bank may hold off on raising interest rates in 2019, bolstering risk appetite in the currency market.

Dollar steadies after soft data, U.S.-China trade talks in focus

15 Feb 2019

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar was modestly higher on Friday morning, steadying after it whipsawed following a report showing import price data weakened for the third straight month in January, the latest sign of weak inflation pressures.

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