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MNI EXCLUSIVE

Ex-Fed Economists On The US Inflation Outlook

SHORT-STERLING OPTIONS

Selling Green Vs Blue Call

MNI EXCLUSIVE

Interview W Ex-Italy PM Letta On Europe's Debt Pact

STOCKS
STOCKS: Below gives key levels of markets in the second half of the Asia-Pac
session: 
- Nikkei 225 down 17.66 points at 21990.83 
- ASX 200 up 16.241 points at 5919.4 
- Shanghai Comp. down 24.784 points at 3392.029 
- JGB 10-Yr future up 4 ticks at 150.44, yield flat at 0.073% 
- Aussie 3-Yr future up 3 ticks at 97.96, yield down 2.5bp at 2.014% 
- Aussie 10-Yr future up 4.5 ticks at 97.245, yield down 4.9bp at 2.725% 
- US 10-Yr future up 7+ ticks at 124.26, yield down 0.72bp at 2.3992% 
- WTI crude up $0.01 at $53.92, Gold down $1.73 at $1271.61 
- USDJPY down 6 pips at 113.61
* ITALY'S CREDIT RATING RAISED TO BBB BY S&P ON GROWTH OUTLOOK
* U.S. DEFENSE SEC. MATTIS EXPRESSED "NEW URGENCY" FOR SUPPORT FROM S.K ON N.K
* JAPAN SEP RETAIL SALES +2.2% Y/Y; MNI MEDIAN FORECAST +2.5% 
* 100'S OF THOUSANDS RALLY FOR SPANISH UNITY AFTER CATALONIAN LEADER DISMISSED 
* AT LEAST 6 PEOPLE KILLED BY STORM IN EUROPE