Markets brace for ECB stress tests

European financials gain in run-up to results

High yield bond: back in a flash

The easy money in high yields was earned in the past week

Stocks up on earnings and growth hopes

Bond yields and commodity prices rise

Interest turmoil leads to CME record

Futures and options volume surge during October volatility

Wall Street falters after strong start

Rising Treasury yields support dollar

Copycat managers cannot beat the market

Findings raise questions over investment skill

Africa bond rally halts amid Ebola fear

Ghana defers planned sale of local currency debt

S&P 500 in biggest daily gain for a year

Bulls regain upper hand in US and European stock markets

ECB leak a tonic for volatile Italy

Bigger, more liquid markets can sometimes be more responsive under stress

Hedge funds climb market wall of worry

Investors reappraise outlook after Treasury yields ‘flash crash’

Waning turmoil helps bond sales recover

Corporate debt sales return to exploit ‘window of relative calm’

US risk-retention rule given US approval

Measure aims to curb behaviour by lenders that helped fuel crisis

Investors weigh Venezuela debt default

Cost of buying insurance against default jumps to five-year highs

S&P 500 regains 1,900 but nerves remain

European stocks slip while Nikkei jumps 4%

Investors turn to junk ETFs amid sell-off

Migration occurs during times of market stress, says Fitch

Pick fund managers with skin in the game

What if there was a way to identify market beaters in long run?

Loans to buy US shares at record levels

Previous peaks in margin trading have come ahead of stock market downturns

Investors in UK debt fear hung parliament

Sell-off looks more likely if fiscal consolidation is delayed

Outlook: China growth to slow in third quarter

Data releases also out on US inflation, eurozone and the UK

What is market turbulence telling us?

Marked drop in inflation expectations has been built into bonds