News Headline Summary

Another bout of USD weakness as Obama continues to close in on the finish line of 270 votes; the current vote count is Obama 244 vs. Romney 203

Update details:

- At the same time US stock futures have had a solid bounce.
- The Nikkei 225 has also taken a bounce from its lows to trade flat on the day.
- In turn JGB's have pared back the gains seen at the open of the afternoon session in Japan.
- Several regional banks and cooperative banks are seen selling 9yr and 10yr JGB's to lock in profits.

Print 04:05, 07 Nov 2012 - Asian News - Source: RANsquawk