Fixed Income


  • New hope for euro zone as yields hit record lows Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 8:41 AM ET

    Despite the lack of economic good news, euro zone countries are finding it increasingly easy to borrow thanks to record-low bond yields.

  • Treasury auctions $29 billion of 2-year notes Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:24 PM ET
    Traders work in the S&P 500 options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange

    The Treasury Department auctioned $29 billion of 2-year notes at a high yield of 0.54 percent, the highest yield since May 2011.

  • Big, bad bond trade     Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 8:06 AM ET

    We think the Fed will raise rates by the middle of next year, says Jonathan Beinner, discussing when the Fed will likely hike interest rates and its impact on fixed income.

  • Kian Abouhossein, banking analyst at JP Morgan, discusses the decline in fixed income revenues for big banks and discusses how they are adjusting their models.

  • Bonds buoyed by stocks drop, disappointing US data Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 3:55 PM ET

    U.S. Treasury debt prices jumped on Friday ahead of a Federal Reserve policymakers' meeting next week.

  • Treasurys slide on unexpectedly low jobless claims Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Treasury debt prices fell after data showed initial jobless claims in the world's largest economy dropped to their lowest in more than eight years,

  • Treasury prices edge up on global developments Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 11:25 AM ET

    U.S. long-term Treasury debt prices edged higher for a third straight session on continued safe-haven demand as global tensions persisted.

  • Yield fall as Fed seen in no rush to hike rates Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 2:22 PM ET

    Yields fell on Tuesday as benign US inflation data suggested less pressure for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates sooner than expected.

  • Earnings driving stocks higher: Experts     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 6:41 AM ET

    Lisa Shalett, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, and Brad Friedlander, Angel Oak Capital, weigh in on how investors should be positioned as volatility returns to the markets.

  • S&P warns Europe debt market near pre-crash levels Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 6:26 AM ET

    "Aggressive" transactions in European corporate debt markets are in danger of reaching the excesses seen before the global financial crisis, S&P has warned.

  • Treasury prices continue rise on global concerns Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    U.S. Treasury prices continued to rise on Monday on safe haven demand heightened by investor caution over unrest in the Middle East and Ukraine.

  • Treasury yields cling to lows on global unrest Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 12:08 PM ET

    US Treasury yields held to lows, taking in stride weaker-than-expected data and keeping the safe-haven flows from tension in Ukraine and Israel.

  • Malaysian air crash amplifies move to US Treasurys Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 4:02 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Treasurys rose as US equities declined on Thursday after reports surfaced that a Malaysian passenger plane had been shot down in Ukraine.

  • Treasurys rise on Fed remarks, upbeat US data Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    U.S. Treasury prices rose as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen responded to questions after her speech before the House of Representatives.

  • Bonds flat on steady policy message from Yellen Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 3:38 PM ET
    A trader signals an offer in a Treasury note options pit at the CME Group in Chicago.

    Treasurys whipsawed after congressional testimony from Fed Chair Janet Yellen indicated concern over 'substantially stretched' asset prices.

  • Wage increases a 'good thing': McCulley     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman and Paul McCulley, Pimco chief economist, provide perspective on Tuesday's retail sales numbers and weigh in on Fed policy ahead of Janet Yellen's Capitol Hill testimony.

  • Bailout forever changed banks: McCulley     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 8:08 AM ET

    Paul McCulley, Pimco chief economist, provides perspective on why the banking sector will have to change its current business model.

  • Fed won inflation war: Expert     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 7:31 AM ET

    Paul McCulley, Pimco chief economist, shares his thoughts on Fed policy, Janet Yellen and interest rates.

  • Pimco's 'new neutral'     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 7:08 AM ET

    The Fed needs to get off of zero interest rates in a reasonable time frame, says Paul McCulley, Pimco chief economist, discussing the Fed exiting its easy money policy.

  • Why I returned to Pimco: McCulley     Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 7:02 AM ET

    Bill Gross is my friend, says Paul McCulley, Pimco chief economist, talking about his return to Pimco after the departure of Mohamed El-Erian. Pimco is in my blood, says McCulley.