Happy anniversary to the Bund tantrum

Goldman Sachs warns that German bonds are still overvalued

Rating agency gives Portugal lifeline

Investment grade move allows ECB to keep buying country’s bonds

Japanese equity funds hit by outflows

Seventh week of withdrawals as rise in the yen leads to retreat 

Money market funds overcome yield drag

Assets in prime euro funds rise to €77bn this year

Rising duration poses bond risks

Investors embrace danger of longer-dated paper

S&P warns of possible IBM downgrade

‘Negative outlook’ caps brutal trading session for tech stocks

The yen in the era of Abenomics: charts

BoJ has been adding monetary stimulus for the last four years

FCA sets outs plans to improve debt markets

Watchdog pledges to become more ‘user-friendly’

Europe’s securitisation at 5-year low

Activity slide comes as Brussels tries to revive asset class

Speculators march into China commodities

Futures contracts mania sends daily volumes soaring

Glencore returns to bond market

Issuance increased to $257m after improving investor demand

Belgium issues 100-year bond

Investors look to long maturities as yields hit record lows

Japan pension fund chief eases risk fears

Any hedging only aimed at smoothing volatility, says Takahashi

ECB bond buying will deepen the market

ECB’s role as a company bond buyer may have major implications

Next stop is not helicopter money

Monetary policy is already helping to create easier fiscal policy

Beware bond market anomalies

Credit Suisse warns low yields are out of step with growth outlook

FT explainer: US phone-backed bonds

Changes in consumer contracts open way for new securities

US bull market to set new benchmark

S&P 500 to surpass postwar boom for length of sustained rally

ECB has second thoughts on ‘coco’ bonds

Banks complain rules for the hybrid securities are too complicated

Argentina puts end to long holdouts saga

Judge lifts injunctions on country after it pays creditors $9.3bn