Borrowing costs across Europe slid further this week, amid raised hopes of a Fed-style easing program to boost the euro zone's economies.
U.S. bonds traded flat-to-higher on Monday, with stock markets in Europe and U.S. stock-market indexes boosted by comments from comments from Janet Yellen and Mario Draghi.
Christoph Rieger, head of interest rate strategy at Commerzbank, says continued speculation around the prospects of quantitative easing from the ECB will underpin European fixed income.
Prices were flat as investors weighed comments by US Fed Chair Janet Yellen at the closely-watched Jackson Hole symposium of central bankers.
U.S. bond prices moved lower on Thursday, as investors digested minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve, and looked ahead to the Jackson Hole symposium
The U.S. Treasury yield curve flattened on Wednesday, with minutes from the latest Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting in focus.
Prices gained after a report showed CPI rose at its slowest rate in five months during July, while housing starts jumped to an 8-month high.
Ireland’s cost of borrowing hit a record-low on Tuesday, as investors mulled whether bonds from weaker euro zone countries were overpriced.
U.S. bonds moved lower on Monday as investors showed less appetite for safe haven assets amid an easing of the crisis in Ukraine.
Bonds rose on fresh tensions surrounding Russia and Ukraine, with the yields on 10-year and 30-year notes hitting their lowest levels in over a year.
German Bunds made the history books this week when yields twice fell below 1 percent—and some analysts say the rally has further to run.
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U.S. government bonds continued to rise on Thursday, ahead of another major Treasury auction.
Treasurys held earlier gains after the government's auction of 10-year notes Wednesday, the second set of this week's $67 billion in US debt supply.
Yields inched higher after the government's $27 billion auction of three-year notes, part of this week's $67 billion supply.
U.S. government debt yields stayed near recent lows as traders clung to safe-haven bond holdings amid tensions in the Middle East and Ukraine.
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U.S. Treasury bonds continued to gain on Friday, after President Barack Obama authorized airstrikes on Iraq.
High-yield bond funds accelerated losses this week, hemorrhaging $11.4 billion as investor rushed to plant their cash elsewhere.
U.S. Treasury bonds recommenced their upward swing on Thursday, as Russian counter-sanctions kept risk-aversion at a high.