Don Smith, rates strategist at ICAP, says falling euro zone bond yields are "undermining" the European Central Bank's sense of urgency to act.
U.S. bond prices traded lower as markets eyed jobs data for new clues on the economy's health.
Peter Chatwell, interest rate strategist at Credit Agricole CIB, says if the European Central Bank takes not action, it would be close to a "policy misstep".
U.S. Treasury bonds continued to fall on Tuesday, after a dovish speech from Fed Chair Janet Yellen.
John Wraith, senior rates strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says lower U.S. bond yields have pushed investors to European periphery bonds.
U.S. bonds fell on Monday, continuing declines that started when the Fed's Janet Yellen warned the central bank could raise rates six months after stimulus ends.
Michael Krautzberger, head of euro fixed income at Blackrock Asset Management, discusses why France is the top country he is exposed to.
U.S. bonds fell on Friday as hopes for monetary stimulus in China saw investors' bid for "safe-haven" assets wane.
Richard McGuire, senior rates strategist at Rabobank, says there has been increased demand for French and Spanish bonds from Asian buyers.
Treasurys rose after the government's auction of seven-year Treasury notes, the final sale of $96 billion in new coupon-bearing supply this week.
Bond prices extended earlier gains after the U.S. government's auction of five-year Treasury notes, the second of three debt auctions this week.
George King, head of portfolio strategy at RBC Wealth Management, says there are a lot of tailwinds for key developed markets and discusses the fixed income market.
Otto Dichtl, managing director of Stifel Nicolaus Europe, discusses investing in contingent convertible notes and the risk that comes with it.
Bond prices were mostly flat on Tuesday after the U.S. government's auction of two-year Treasury notes, the first of three debt auctions this week.
Bonds fell on Monday before the government sells $96 billion in new short- and intermediate-dated coupon-bearing debt to investors.
U.S. Treasurys rose on Friday and the gap between short and long-dated bonds hit its lowest level in eight months.
Lyn Graham-Taylor, fixed income strategist at Rabobank, says an attractive trade is to short the U.S. 10-year treasury and go long on German 10-year paper.
U.S. bonds moved slightly lower after U.S. Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said interest rate hikes might come sooner than expected.
Interest rates will drift higher lead "by the belly of the curve," says Rick Rieder, BlackRock CIO of fixed income, sharing his thoughts on rising rates and Fed policy.
U.S. bonds moved lower after the U.S. Federal Reserve announced that it would stay on course with its plan to trim its bond-buying program.