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Greeks brace for stock market carnage after five-week shutdown

Mon Aug 3, 2015 1:35am EDT
Greece will take another step away from full-on crisis mode on Monday by opening its stock market for the first time in five weeks, although immediate heavy losses are expected. More

JGBs edge down ahead of 10-year debt auction

Sun Aug 2, 2015 11:13pm EDT
Japanese government bond prices edged down on Monday on caution towards an upcoming 10-year debt auction, although gains by U.S. Treasuries and weakness in Tokyo stocks limited losses.. More

Greece may seek up to 24 billion euros in first new aid tranche -paper

Sat Aug 1, 2015 1:14pm EDT
HGreece may seek 24 billion euros in a first tranche of bailout aid from international lenders in August to prop up its banks and repay debts falling due at the ECB, a pro-government Greek newspaper said in its early Sunday editions. More

U.S. municipal issuance to reach $7.6 bln in coming week

Fri Jul 31, 2015 4:36pm EDT
New issuance in the U.S. municipal bond market is set to reach $7.6 billion next week, with the calendar topped by a near $1 billion offering from the Central Puget Sound regional transit authority in Washington state. More

Ukraine sees end of next week as “absolute” deadline for debt deal – source

Fri Jul 31, 2015 4:00pm EDT
Ukraine sees the end of next week as the “absolute last deadline” for a debt restructuring deal with its bondholders, to avoid imposing a moratorium on payments, a source familiar with the situation said on Friday. More