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  • UPDATE 1-Record indirect bids at U.S. 7-year note sale Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 1:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Jan 28- Investment managers, foreign central banks and other direct bidders on Thursday bought a record amount of U.S. seven-year Treasury notes at a yield of 1.759 percent, which was the lowest since a year earlier, Treasury data showed. Indirect bidders bought 69.38 percent of the $29 billion seven-year debt offering, which was their biggest share...

  • SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico— Puerto Rico's power company said Thursday that it reached a new deal with bondholders as it seeks to restructure roughly $9 billion in debt. The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority bondholder group said it and other creditors would provide $111 million through the purchase of new bonds. Puerto Rico is struggling with $72 billion in...

  • SAO PAULO, Jan 26- Eldorado Brasil SA, the pulp producer controlled by Brazil's billionaire Batista family, is considering selling bonds or equity for the first time should market conditions turn favorable, Chief Executive Officer José Carlos Grubisich said on Tuesday. While access to international debt markets this year looks "certain" for Eldorado because...

  • Bull and bear statues outside Frankfurt's stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany.

    Where to put money to work in a volatile market

  • SHANGHAI, Jan 22- China's Shandong Shanshui Cement Group Ltd, the subsidiary of Hong Kong- listed China Shanshui Cement Group Ltd, said it would be unable to make a timely payment of principal and interest on a 1.8 billion Chinese yuan medium term note maturing January 21. The firm, which defaulted on a different bond in November, posted a notice of its inability to...

  • *Private placements up 450 pct YoY in Shanghai in Oct/Nov. Newly announced private placements- high-yielding bonds sold directly to institutional investors in one-to-one deals- were more than 60 billion yuan in November on the Shanghai exchange alone, more than the total new corporate debt issued in both Shanghai and Shenzhen as recently as April.

  • VIENNA, Jan 21- The Austrian province of Carinthia edged closer to insolvency on Thursday after a blocking minority of creditors rejected the region's attempt to buy back corporate bonds for less than the amount it had guaranteed. The region announced a 7.8 billion euro plan on Wednesday to buy back senior bonds at a 25 percent discount, backed by a 1.2 billion...

  • Bigger risk in your portfolio than falling stocks Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 9:37 AM ET
    Falling oil prices

    Investors are on edge about their oil- and gas-related stocks. But there's another part of the energy market that shouldn't be overlooked.

  • Pro sees corporate bonds as investment 'sweet spot' Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016 | 8:39 AM ET
    Pro sees corporate bonds as investment 'sweet spot'

    Mark Kiesel, Pimco global credit CIO, weighs in on where he is finding the best investment opportunities. Corporate bonds can yield five to eight percent, says Kiesel.

  • Bond prices collapsing in the energy space Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 1:45 PM ET
    Bond prices collapsing in the energy space

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera highlights the impact of falling oil on bond prices in the energy space.

  • The problem with corporate bonds Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 1:00 AM ET
    The problem with corporate bonds

    William Hobbs, head of investment strategy U.K. and Europe for Barclays Wealth and Investment Management, says fixed income and corporate bond investors will struggle to beat inflation without a global crisis.

  • Should you invest in debt markets? Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 2:40 AM ET
    Should you invest in debt markets?

    Melanie Czarra, co-head of debt capital markets for UBS, says funding for large companies is cheap at the moment as investors flock towards the corporate bond market, where their money is safer.

  • UBS Wealth: This is where we’re laying our bets Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 12:02 AM ET
    People enter the building of the Swiss bank UBS in Midtown Manhattan

    Europe and Japan equities are more attractive than U.K. and emerging markets stocks, UBS Wealth Management's global CIO told CNBC.

  • Mark Lasry

    A report that raises questions about a junk bond fund run by Avenue Capital Group was "misleading," Avenue boss Marc Lasry told CNBC.

  • SocGen's unlikely emerging market pick Sunday, 10 Jan 2016 | 11:55 PM ET
    People walk past an electronic board displaying share prices at the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) in Jakarta.

    Societe Generale is advising adding emerging market assets after a horrid 2015, with a somewhat unlikely name at the top of its wish list: Russia.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 29- Creditors suing Argentina over billions of dollars in defaulted bonds have subpoenaed HSBC Holdings Plc for information about the country's effort to raise money abroad, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. Creditors, including hedge funds Elliott Management's NML Capital Ltd and Aurelius Capital Management LP, are seeking...

  • SHANGHAI, Dec 23- Three privately-owned Chinese industrial firms have said they might be unable to make bond payments due in less than a week. Huaian Farun Chemical Co and Huaian Jiacheng Hi-Tech Chemical Industry Co said they may be unable to make payments due Dec. 28 on a collective 350 million yuan note maturing that day. Separately, Henan Sanli Carbon Products...

  • Why high yield remains a lunar-tic trade Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 | 7:17 AM ET
    Dumping bonds out

    Bryn Jones says he is not swayed by most fixed-income opportunities apart from investment grade bonds.

  • High yield environments are diverging: Fitch Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 | 2:30 AM ET
    High yield environments are diverging: Fitch

    Ed Eyerman, managing director and head of European leveraged finance at Fitch, says corporate bonds in the euro zone are diverging from those in the U.S. and the U.K.

  • Italian bank rescue leaves bitter families marooned Monday, 21 Dec 2015 | 12:00 PM ET

    *Italy case a foretaste of possible consequences of new EU rules. So when in June 2013 he recommended she buy 30,000 euros of junior bonds sold by the bank, she said she signed the papers even though she did not understand them and never read prospectuses warning the investment could be risky. Last month, the value of the bonds was wiped out overnight as the...