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10-year Treasury yield hits lowest since Trump election after Fed hints...

ByU.S. Treasury yields fell sharply on Wednesday after the policy statement from the Federal Reserve's two-day meeting suggested the central bank could cut interest...

Global stocks gain, dollar weakens after Fed signals possible rate…

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A gauge of global stock markets strengthened on Wednesday, bolstered by gains on Wall Street, and benchmark U.S. Treasury yields...

The Dow just logged its best June return in more than...

ByU.S. stock benchmarks have mostly enjoyed a healthy run-up on the back of the Federal Reserve's easier monetary-policy stance and hope for a...

Value of debt with negative-yields hits $13 trillion

ByThe universe of government bonds with negative-yields continues to swell.The total amount of debt with yields below zero touched a record of $13 trillion,...

Fed sees case building for interest rate cuts this year

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled interest rate cuts beginning as early as July, saying it is ready to battle...

Loonie little changed, pares earlier drop as oil price rallies

TORONTO (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar was little changed on Tuesday, paring earlier losses after slipping to a two-week low against the greenback, as...

Draghi’s stimulus hints put ECB in Trump’s crosshairs

SINTRA, Portugal (Reuters) - The European Central Bank will ease policy again if inflation fails to accelerate, ECB President Mario Draghi said on Tuesday,...

10-year Treasury yield ends at 21-month low

ByU.S. Treasury yields fell Tuesday after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi insisted he could carry out further rate cuts and other policy easing...

Australia’s central bank says ‘likely’ will have to cut rates again

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's central bank believes it will likely have to cut interest rates further from the current record low of 1.25% in...

Treasury yields struggle for direction ahead of busy week for central...

ByU.S. Treasury yields were mixed on Monday ahead of meetings this week by policy makers for the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank and...