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    1. 23 hours ago

      High yield bond: back in a flash

      In a tough 2014, a window opened this month for high yield bond investors. But only briefly. Investment-grade corporate debt...

    2. October 22, 2014

      ECB expected to delve into more dangerous markets

      Just days after the European Central Bank launched its latest bond-buying plan, investors are already clamouring for policy...

    1. October 21, 2014

      Corporate bond sales recover as turmoil wanes

      Global corporate borrowers are returning to the US debt capital markets after sales of new bonds collapsed last week in the...

    2. October 21, 2014

      S&P 500 in biggest daily gain for a year

      Tuesday 21:35 BST. Bulls regained the upper hand in US and European stock markets as the prospect of further central bank...

    3. October 20, 2014

      Investors turn to junk ETFs amid sell-off

      Investors are increasingly turning to exchange traded funds to dip in and out of junk bonds in times of market stress,...

    4. October 17, 2014

      Junk bonds caught in flight from risk

      A sell-off in US stocks this week hit the junk bond markets as investors shunned the riskier securities amid fears about the...

    5. October 16, 2014

      ‘Time to wake up and smell the coffee’ in markets

      How are market participants reacting to the turmoil in the global bond and equity markets? Alberto Gallo, head of macro...

    6. October 16, 2014

      Bank of China in record $6.5bn Coco sale

      Bank of China has sold $6.5bn in hybrid securities, the largest deal by a Chinese lender to raise regulatory capital in US...

    7. October 15, 2014

      ‘Junk’ bond challenge bigger for Europe than US

      The flip side of high yield is high risk, as investors lured into “junk” bonds in recent years are rediscovering. The...

    8. October 14, 2014

      Big bond fund outflows are risk for banks

      The International Monetary Fund’s Global Financial Stability Report is not a document to which people turn naturally for a...

    9. October 13, 2014

      If you believe the bond markets, we are all Japanese now

      When William Gibson, the cyberpunk novelist, declared at the turn of the century that “Japan is still the future”, he was...

    10. October 13, 2014

      CMBS face downgrades if Fed raises rates

      Bonds comprised of commercial mortgages could be susceptible to ratings downgrades if the Federal Reserve were forced to...

    11. October 13, 2014

      Investors desert European high-yield bonds

      Demand for European high-yield corporate bonds has slumped as investors have become warier of holding risky assets amid...

    12. October 13, 2014

      Yields on European covered bonds hit lows

      European covered bond yields have fallen to their lowest level on record, but there are growing doubts that plans by the...

    13. October 8, 2014

      China landmark bond default heads towards bailout

      A state-owned bad-loan bank has agreed to bail out China’s first domestic bond default, in a move that could reinforce the...

    14. October 7, 2014

      Three’s company for bond trading venture

      The battle being waged to reshape the way bonds are traded on Wall Street has gained intensity with the departure of three...

    15. October 7, 2014

      Russian companies face credit crunch danger

      Russia’s companies face a looming credit crunch unless sanctions imposed by the west are relaxed and access to international...

    16. October 6, 2014

      Merck sale boosts Europe’s corporate bond market

      Europe’s struggling corporate bond market was given a boost on Monday when Merck, the US pharmaceutical group, launched a...

    17. October 5, 2014

      Riskiest ‘slice and dice’ loan sales hit post-crisis high

      Banks are taking advantage of yield-hungry investors to multiply sales of the riskiest portions of “sliced and diced” loan...

    18. October 2, 2014

      Bond investors demand more from corporate borrowers

      Investors are demanding more compensation from corporate borrowers seeking to raise funds in the US as market volatility...

    19. October 1, 2014

      EU companies turn to levered loan finance

      European companies have regained their appetite for using leveraged loans for finance, as well as high-yield bonds, with...

    20. October 1, 2014

      Junk bond investors wary of US October ‘jinx’

      October is known on Wall Street as the “jinx”, with many traders and investors relieved to see the month behind them thanks...

    21. September 30, 2014

      Carry trade and junk bonds feel the squeeze

      In the British comedy classic Carry On Cleo, Julius Caesar flees, crying “Infamy, infamy, they’ve all got it in for me”....

    22. September 29, 2014

      Phones 4U collapse chills ‘junk’ market

      The spectacular collapse of Phones 4U this month provides a stark reminder of the risks investors run when holding...

    23. September 23, 2014

      US corporate bond traders go electronic

      The last bastion of wild west trading on Wall Street is coming under increasing scrutiny from regulators and investors....

    24. September 18, 2014

      Yield-hungry markets overlook credit risk

      Three years ago, the US lost its top-tier triple-A credit rating and markets were plunged into turmoil. In 2014, the vast...

    25. September 17, 2014

      Junk bond issuers lock in low costs

      Sales of junk bonds in the US have ballooned this month after a sharp drop in August, as companies with weak credit ratings...

    26. September 15, 2014

      Europe junk bonds recover from sell-off

      For a reminder of the perils of investing in the riskier end of Europe’s junk bond market, look no further than Phones 4U,...

    27. September 11, 2014

      Century bond surge defies rate fears

      Investors are seizing the chance to lend money to US companies and municipalities for up to 100 years in exchange for a...

    28. September 9, 2014

      Credit markets: High altitude

      What’s the worst that could happen to Lufthansa in the next five years? It is an airline – which may be enough to set nerves...

    29. September 7, 2014

      Demand for corporate credit takes off with Lufthansa bond

      The buoyant European market for corporate credit reached a new high with Lufthansa issuing a €500m bond with a yield of just...

    30. September 2, 2014

      Low rates spur US corporate debt sales

      Sales of highly rated US corporate bonds are expected to pick up sharply during September as global companies take advantage...

    31. August 25, 2014

      No need to panic about high-yield bonds

      Keep calm and carry on has characterised the market for high-yield bonds despite a recent bout of intensive selling by...

    32. August 22, 2014

      Global bond sales at post-crisis high

      Global economic uncertainty has failed to dent bond markets as debt volumes have surged to the highest since the financial...

    33. August 18, 2014

      Investors buy junk bond recovery more time

      Last week Carlyle went to the debt markets to raise $3bn for its $5bn purchase of Acosta Sales & Marketing. The financing...

    34. August 14, 2014

      Junk stabilises after recent sell-off

      The US high-yield market is stabilising after last week’s record outflows from funds buying the corporate debt, with large...

    35. August 13, 2014

      Case for credit investment still stands

      Investors who hold a mix of equities and fixed income instruments such as credit and government bonds can still take...

    36. August 11, 2014

      Europe looks for common default process

      European companies have been able to access a flood of high-yield loans and bonds over the past few years – so far with...

    37. August 8, 2014

      Investors in junk bond funds face a Matrix moment

      In the 1999 science fiction film of the same name, the Matrix is a simulated world created by machines to keep humans...

    38. August 7, 2014

      Investors flee US junk bonds

      Investors have fled the US junk bond market in the past week, withdrawing a record amount from mutual funds and exchange...

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