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  1. Speculators pare net shorts on U.S. 10-year, two-year note futures -CFTC
    Reuters | 04:58 PM EST

    Speculators trimmed net bearish bets on U.S. 10-year and two-year Treasury note futures in the latest week, according to Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.

  2. TREASURIES-U.S. yields little changed as jobs report raises inflation concerns
    Reuters | 04:19 PM EST

    Treasury yields pared sharp gains on Friday after a strong U.S. jobs report for November showed a resilient labor market with rising wages, a potential thorn for the Federal Reserve as it moves to ...

  3. TREASURIES-U.S. yields little changed as job market raises inflation concerns
    Reuters | 02:50 PM EST

    Treasury yields were little changed on Friday after a strong unemployment report for November showed a resilient labor market with rising wages, a potential thorn for the Federal Reserve as it moves ...

  4. FOREX-Dollar jumps as strong jobs number spurs hawkish Fed bets
    Reuters | 08:57 AM EST

    The dollar jumped in line with U.S. Treasury yields on Friday after data showed that U.S.

  5. MORNING BID-Why payrolls might not matter to markets
    Reuters | 06:00 AM EST

    A look at the day ahead in U.S. and global markets from Dhara Ranasinghe. The yield on two-year U.S. Treasuries, the most sensitive to the interest rate outlook, is down some 26 basis points this week alone to around 4.22%. If it holds at current levels, this would mark one of the biggest weekly drops in the last two years.

  6. European government bonds set for weekly gain
    Reuters | 04:05 AM EST

    European government bonds on Friday were set to post weekly gains having rallied in the slipstream of advances in U.S. Treasuries, although U.S. jobs data due later in the day could disturb the trend. Germany's 10-year bund yield, the benchmark for the euro zone, was last at 1.79%, little changed on the day, but at its lowest since early October and down nearly 18 basis points on the week.

  7. JGB yields track U.S. Treasury peers lower
    Reuters | 03:01 AM EST

    Japanese government bond yields fell on Friday, tracking U.S. Treasury yields lower, amid caution ahead of U.S. non-farm payrolls data and next week's domestic auction. The 20-year JGB yield fell 2 basis points to 1.095%. The 30-year JGB yield fell 2.5 basis points to 1.490% ahead of an auction for bonds with the same maturity next week.

  8. Stocks regain some lost ground as investors interpret U.S. payrolls data
    Reuters | 12/01/22 08:48 PM EST

    U.S. Treasury yields were lower and Wall Street's benchmark S&P 500 ended down but well above the day's lows on Friday as investors digested a stronger than expected jobs report, which had raised concerns about the Federal Reserve's ability to slow rate hikes.

  9. TREASURIES-Yields fall further on moderate inflation outlook, strong economy
    Reuters | 12/01/22 02:52 PM EST

    Moderating inflation in October pushed U.S. Treasury yields down further on Thursday after a strong rally the day before when Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the U.S. central bank could ...

  10. Benchmark German yield falls to two-month low as Powell signals smaller hikes
    Reuters | 12/01/22 11:25 AM EST

    Euro zone yields dropped on Thursday, following U.S. Treasuries, after Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell signalled the central bank could slow its pace of policy tightening as soon as its December meeting.

In general the bond market is volatile, and fixed income securities carry interest rate risk. (As interest rates rise, bond prices usually fall, and vice versa. This effect is usually more pronounced for longer-term securities.) Fixed income securities also carry inflation risk and credit and default risks for both issuers and counterparties. Unlike individual bonds, most bond funds do not have a maturity date, so avoiding losses caused by price volatility by holding them until maturity is not possible.

Lower-quality debt securities generally offer higher yields, but also involve greater risk of default or price changes due to potential changes in the credit quality of the issuer. Any fixed income security sold or redeemed prior to maturity may be subject to loss.

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