Week of October 2, 2011 thru October 8, 2011

TheFXSpot: Good Jobs Data Overshadowed By Ratings Dwngrade


NEW YORK, Oct 7 (MNI) - Good news, in the form of upbeat U.S. and Canadian jobs data, prompted a mild rally in risk assets Friday, with U.S. stocks and commodities rising in response.

US CORP/AGENCY/$EURO NEW ISSUES - October 7, 2011


(#) Launched or (*) Priced (Investment Grade $250M+) =========DEALS TO ANNOUNCE OR PRICE WEEK OF October 3, 2011============ >>>>>>> NOTE: FOR RUMORED/SCHEDULED DEALS IN PIPELINE SCROLL DOWN <<<<<< --- Plus More Treasury, Muni & Agency Supply/Calendars ---

Kindly note that the U.S. bond market and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York will be closed on the Columbus Day holiday - Monday, October 10, 2011 - but the U.S.

US CORP/AGENCY/$EURO NEW ISSUES - October 7, 2011


(#) Launched or (*) Priced (Investment Grade $250M+) =========DEALS TO ANNOUNCE OR PRICE WEEK OF October 3, 2011============ >>>>>>> NOTE: FOR RUMORED/SCHEDULED DEALS IN PIPELINE SCROLL DOWN <<<<<< --- Plus More Treasury, Muni & Agency Supply/Calendars -

Kindly note that the U.S. bond market and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York will be closed on the Columbus Day holiday - Monday, October 10, 2011 - but the U.S. stock market will be open.

US CORP/AGENCY/$EURO NEW ISSUES - October 7, 2011


(#) Launched or (*) Priced (Investment Grade $250M+) =========DEALS TO ANNOUNCE OR PRICE WEEK OF October 3, 2011============ >>>>>>> NOTE: FOR RUMORED/SCHEDULED DEALS IN PIPELINE SCROLL DOWN <<<<<< --- Plus More Treasury, Muni & Agency Supply/Calendars ---

Kindly note that the U.S. bond market and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York will be closed stock market will be open on the Columbus Day holiday - Monday, October 10, 2011 - but the U.S. stock market.

US CORP/AGENCY/$EURO NEW ISSUES - October 7, 2011


(#) Launched or (*) Priced (Investment Grade $250M+) =========DEALS TO ANNOUNCE OR PRICE WEEK OF October 3, 2011============ >>>>>>> NOTE: FOR RUMORED/SCHEDULED DEALS IN PIPELINE SCROLL DOWN <<<<<< --- Plus More Treasury, Muni & Agency Supply/Calendars ---

Kindly note that the U.S. stock market will be open on the Columbus Day holiday - Monday, October 10, 2011 - but the U.S.

US News Events Calendar


--Meetings & Events of Interest to Subscribers

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10-Oct 1330/0930 House Financial Services Committee Chair Spencer Bachus and Raj Date, specical advisor to Treasury at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, speak to the MBA annual meeting in Chicago on mortgage finance.

11-Oct 1400/1000 CFTC Chair Gary Gensler speech to FIA Futures & Options Expo i

US Swaptions: No Post-Data Drop, Steady Vol Into Lng Wknd


CHICAGO, Oct 7 (MNI) - Over-the-counter swaption volatility held largely steady all session Friday, with no drop in levels even after rates markets sold off and gradually rebounded to a relative range following the September employment data.

Talk From The Trenches: Jobs Are One More Nail In Tsy Coffin


NEW YORK, Oct 7 (MNI) - The Treasury market has been in sell mode for much of the week and Friday's more upbeat employment report just added to the negative sentiment.

Reality Check: US Aug Imports Point to Holiday Spend Slowdown


PHILADELPHIA (MNI) - Containerized import volumes at major U.S. ports fell in August from year-ago levels, suggesting consumer demand is faltering in the run-up to t

RBC Cap Mkts Names Brian Varga Head of US Govt Bond Trading


NEW YORK (MNI) - RBC Capital Markets named Brian Varga as managing director and head of U.S. government bond trading in New York.

He will report to Peter Hirsch, head of U.S. dollar rates and mortgage trading, and will be responsible for managing RBC's U.S. Government trading desk (which covers all U.S. government coupon bonds as well as TIPS) and also will oversee its day-to-day U.S. Primary Dealership and trading in U.S. Government STRIPS.