Risky loan deals hit post-crisis high

Volumes of asset-backed securities jump as higher yields sought

US Fed policy comes under question

Ability to raise rates on current schedule is in doubt

UK 10-year borrowing costs hit record low

Falling inflation and ECB bond-buying create demand for gilts

Sino-Ocean Land in $1.2bn bond issuance

Dollar bond markets reopen to Chinese property groups

Stocks volatile as traders mull Fed runes

Greek assets rebound and euro edges higher

Belarus president triggers bond sell-off

Lukashenko forced to clarify comments after saying country needs to restructure

Treasuries advance after Fed statement

Dollar climbs but equities retreat

Greek woes push up peripheral bond yields

Rally induced by ECB QE reversed as Greek bank shares dive

Bonds: Caught in a debt trap

The markets’ verdict on central bank policies is that they are failing on inflation and growth

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Smaller oil groups’ borrowing costs soar

Investors sell bonds in producers struggling with cheap crude

Long-term investors eye project finance pot

Infrastructure funding gap presents opportunities for institutional investors

Stocks hurt by weak earnings and data

Euro extends rally while Greek stocks fall further

Strong demand for Tunisia’s $1bn bond

First unassisted debt sale since Arab Spring sees $4bn of orders

Unilever sells €750m bond at 0.5% yield

Company used positive market mood to borrow at low cost

Bond markets rush to beat blizzard chaos

US corporate borrowers sell more than $6bn in notes and bonds

Small-time traders drive SE Asia futures

Experts warn of need to encourage institutional players

Equity markets calm after Greece vote

Euro climbs off 11-year low but Greek bank stocks slide

Russia downgraded to ‘junk’ by S&P

Shift underscores dramatic economic deterioration

Banks warns capital rules will blunt QE

Groups propose a relaxation to securitisation regulations

ECB faces bond liquidity challenge

Success of the scheme will depend on the way sellers behave