The bond market appeared to ignore the sizable stock rally as yields moved into negative territory, shrugging off stronger-than-expected data.» Read More
When will the bond bubble burst? The Fed's action yesterday has reignited debate about the Bond Bubble.
Investors are flocking to fixed income ETFs -- but they may be dangerous when rates rise.
Rick Rieder, BlackRock's fixed income CIO, provides his view on the bond market and his key fixed income picks for next year.
Markets expect the Fed to continue buying Treasurys, but the course for rates is more likely to be determined by the "fiscal cliff" talks.
A weak economy, soft corporate earnings and the fiscal cliff, investment houses are warning of impending market turmoil. The outlook is gloomy for the immediate future, with glimmers of optimism for the longer term.
Inflows into US-listed ETFs rose strongly in November as the approaching fiscal cliff failed to deter investors from committing new money to ETFs.
Nancy Curtin, chief investment officer at Close Brothers Asset Management, tells CNBC that both in the United States and the UK you are seeing pension funds switch out of equities into fixed income.
U.S. Treasuries gained on Wednesday as investors saw a diminishing likelihood that U.S. lawmakers will stave off a mix of spending cuts and tax hikes.
Investors looking to buy corporate bonds must temper their expectations for 2013.
U.S. Treasurys prices rose on Tuesday as some traders bought long-dated debt to resell to the Federal Reserve after the central bank's latest purchase for a bond program aimed at lowering interest rates and helping the economy.
U.S. Treasurys prices slipped on Monday after Spain sought help for its banks and data showed the pace of Chinese manufacturing quickened, damping demand for safe-haven U.S. debt.
Farr feels there is a disconnect between what investors are expecting from municipal bond funds and what is a likely outcome.
There are now more than 25 million single women over the age of 45 in the US and approaching retirement. This author offers advice on the opportunities and challenges of single women as they approach the so-called "golden years."
With most developed economies submerged in solvency and debt issues, the notion of a significant selloff seems remote right now.
Treasurys and high-quality corporate bonds remain the favorites, even with their already unexceptional — and in some cases unprofitable — yields.
The "fiscal cliff" has investors speculating about higher taxes and their impact on the tax-friendly bonds preferred by high-income earners.
If your returns in fixed income look a little lean, adding currencies to your portfolio can generate more cash without a lot of risk.
Jamie Stuttard, Head of International Bond Portfolio Management, Pyramis Global Advisors says the upcoming fiscal cliff talks, and various European elections in 2013 will continue to dominate the bond markets.
Despite a tumultuous year marked by uneven performance, capital returns and investor criticism of the hedge-fund industry, some of its biggest names are now comfortably in the black – and a few are in double-digit territory.
Gregory Peters, Morgan Stanley chief cross-asset strategist, explains why he is optimistic about the markets and where he is finding investment opportunities in emerging markets.