Fixed Income


  • Obamacare a bargain? It is for these Americans Wednesday, 11 Feb 2015 | 1:16 PM ET

    Premium tax credits paid directly to insurance companies for lower income consumers cut their premiums. USA Today reports.

  • 10-year yields hover near 2% after 3-yr note sale Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 1:19 PM ET

    U.S. sovereign bond prices fell on Tuesday, with yields on benchmark 10-year notes heading towards 2 percent, as traders readied for Treasury auctions.

  • Treasurys' treasure trade  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 6:04 AM ET

    Mark Grant, Southwest Securities, shares his thoughts on Greece exiting the euro zone and its impact on the euro, and reveals his money-making trade on U.S. Treasurys and closed-end funds.

  • US Treasurys rally on 'Grexit' worries Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 12:39 PM ET

    U.S. government debt prices rallied on Monday as traders focused on tensions between Greece and its euro zone partners in their debt negotiations.

  • US Treasurys sell off after US jobs report Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 12:58 PM ET

    U.S. government debt prices were little changed on Friday, as traders eyed the January payrolls report and tensions between Greece and the euro zone.

  • Bond prices slip with eyes on Greece before payrolls Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 11:45 AM ET

    U.S. government debt prices climbed on Thursday, as the yield on the two-year Greek bond ballooned to 19.3 percent.

  • Bond yields rise on supportive US, European data Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 1:21 PM ET

    U.S. sovereign bond yields rose after the January reading on a gauge on U.S. private jobs creation supported the view of steady domestic employment growth.

  • Next stop for Islamic finance… Africa? Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 10:14 AM ET
    Jankara market, located on Lagos Island and the skyline of Lagos, Nigeria.

    The U.K. and Hong Kong opened their doors to Islamic finance with high-profile sukuk debuts in 2014. This year, Africa might create market waves.

  • US yields jump on Greece hopes, weak JGB sale Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 3:03 PM ET

    U.S. Treasury notes continued to decline on Tuesday, pushing benchmark yields back above the key 1.7 percent mark.

  • Has ‘Japanification’ hit German bunds? Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 10:18 AM ET

    The yield on Japan's benchmark bond has risen above its German equivalent for the first time.

  • This is what Greece's debt proposals mean  Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 1:30 AM ET

    Peter Schaffrik, head of U.K. and European rates at RBC, discusses what the debt restructuring plans put forward by Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis means for the country.

  • New 'bond king' Jeff Gundlach raking in the cash Monday, 2 Feb 2015 | 4:13 PM ET
    Jeffrey Gundlach

    Jeff Gundlach's DoubleLine Capital is raking in cash despite uncertainty about the bond market.

  • Treasurys edge lower after spending, ISM data Monday, 2 Feb 2015 | 3:17 PM ET

    U.S. Treasury bond yields continued to decline, after benchmark 10-year notes broke below the key 1.7 percent mark on Friday.

  • Prices jump on GDP growth wobble Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 2:00 PM ET

    Yields on longer-dated U.S. Treasurys sank after a key reading on the U.S. economy showed growth slowed more than expected in the fourth-quarter.

  • Treasurys fall as US auctions $64B of new debt Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 1:14 PM ET

    US government debt prices slipped on Thursday, after the Fed maintained its pledge to stay "patient" on the timing of a rate hike.

  • Bonds hold on to gains after Fed announcement Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 2:00 PM ET

    U.S. government debt prices rallied on Wednesday, amid speculation about the tone of the Fed's latest policy statement, due later Wednesday.

  • Long bonds slip after 30-yr yield hits record low Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 2:20 PM ET

    U.S. government debt prices strengthened after investors flocked to safety following the victory of anti-austerity Syriza in the Greek election.

  • US Treasury yields fall after ECB unveils bond-buying Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 12:23 PM ET

    U.S. government debt prices climbed on Friday after ECB President Mario Draghi announced a bigger-than-expected stimulus program.

  • Treasury prices whipsaw after ECB announcement Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 2:25 PM ET

    US yields fell in volatile trading on Thursday after the European Central Bank unveiled a more aggressive than expected bond-buying program.

  • One contrarian bet pays off  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    Morningstar announces its top fund manager award for fixed income. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen speaks to winner Ken Leech, Western Asset Management fund manager, about his firm's bet on interest rates.