U.S. government debt prices moved higher on Monday, as Greek bond yields spiked over 9 percent and stocks plummeted after a snap election.
U.S. Treasury prices were little changed in early New York trading on Friday.
U.S. sovereign bonds nudged higher in thin trade on Wednesday with volumes set to be thin as markets close early for the Christmas holiday.
Ukraine's bonds have had a terrible year as the country's conflict with Russia wears on, but could be a canny buy in 2015?
John Wraith, fixed income strategist at UBS, says the fundamentals of the euro zone economy are "alarming" and the European Central Bank needs to shock it into recovery.
U.S. government debt prices moved slightly higher in thin trade on Tuesday ahead of the last day of big data before the Christmas break.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IDEAglobal, says intra-euro zone spreads versus German bunds will widen in 2015.
Bids emerged after yields rose on comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen about patience on rate hike.
Howard Marks thinks that the drop in oil prices could finally expose low lending standards and provide better value in the markets.
Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbones, discusses the divergence in the global economy and what it means for fixed income yields.
U.S. government debt prices moved lower on Thursday, after the Federal Reserve tweaked its comments on the timing of an interest rate rise.
U.S. sovereign bond prices moved lower as investors waited for the Fed's latest monetary policy meeting and hints on rate hike timing.
Iain Stealey, fixed income fund manager at JPMorgan Asset Management, says quantitative easing by the European Central Bank will happen and this will force yields on bonds in the periphery lower.
U.S. government debt prices moved lower on Monday, as investors prepared for the Fed's monetary policy committee meeting on Wednesday.
Emerging markets may be buffeted by a stronger U.S. dollar and lower commodity prices, but the segment's bonds still look like a good bet, analysts said.
U.S. government debt prices moved higher as investors awaited a Treasury auction and Greek bond yields moved closer to 9 percent.
The Treasury Department auctioned $25 billion of 3-year notes at a high yield of 1.066 percent, the same level set in September.
Stuart Oakley, global head of emerging markets FX trading and head of macro trading for EMEA at Nomura, says the People's Bank of China will not depreciate the currency as an easing measure.
U.S. Treasurys dropped sharply on Friday after strong monthly U.S. nonfarm payrolls data that boosted expectations for a Fed interest rate hike.
U.S. government debt prices added to gains as investors weighed weekly jobless claims figures and the latest ECB interest rate announcement.