02 May '11, 8am

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, dollar up after news bin Laden killed

* Dollar gains fizzle, euro up on manufacturing data * U.S. government bond prices slip after bin Laden's death * Oil drops after Osama bin Laden death (Adds opening of U.S. markets, byline, dateline) LONDON/NEW YORK, May 2 (Reuters) - The killing of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden lifted global stocks and eased oil prices on Monday but the U.S. dollar pared gains on the view the importance of his death was ultimately negligible. Wall Street opened higher and European shares rose for a eighth straight session fueled by earnings optimism and bin Laden's death acting as a short-term incentive. For details see: [ID:nLDE74113J] U.S. Treasury prices slipped after the killing of the al Qaeda leader reduced the perception of geopolitical risk and the appetite for safe-haven bonds. [ID:nN02325727] The benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury note was down 3/32 in price to yield 3.30 percen...

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