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European markets open to close; Bank of England interest rate decision

LONDON — European stocks were slightly higher on Thursday, building on gains made in the previous session.The pan-European Stoxx 600 was up 0.3% in early trade. Retail stocks were the standout performers, gaining 2.5%, while telecoms fell 0.4%.The cautiously positive start for European stocks came after gains on Wednesday on the back of strong U.S. …

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U.S Treasury yields move lower ahead of Pelosi’s expected Taiwan visit

U.S. government debt prices traded higher Tuesday morning as investors awaited new jobs data and monitored U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Asia.At around 2:40 a.m. ET, the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note dropped to 2.5535% and the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond also fell to 2.8906%. Yields move inversely to prices.The moves come at …

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