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"You have a backdrop where there's a lot of money that wants to get better return, but people are not willing to take the risk of going all the way into stocks," says an investment strategist.
Representatives of Greece's private sector bondholders will meet Wednesday to discuss how and whether to continue talks on a bond swap after the EU toughened its demands, a person close to the investors said.
Billionaire investor George Soros believes the euro zone bond market is facing a similar situation to the banking system in 2008 and wants the European Central Bank to step in to stop a self-fulfilling crisis of confidence.
A positive feedback loop between banks and weak sovereigns is emerging, with a potentially calamitous effect on the euro zone and the global economy, Martin Wolf writes in the FT.
The European Central Bank was buying Italian and Spanish government bonds in the markets on Thursday, traders told CNBC.
The junk market is in for a flurry of deals, according to Kevin Lockhart, Jefferies & Co. global head of leveraged finance origination and CNBC's Kate Kelly discussing private equity.
Jeff Peskind, founder/CIO, Phoenix Investment Advisers joins discusses the struggle the junk bond market is having since the financial crisis.
A look at the opportunities and pitfalls of buying high yield bonds, with Matthew Freund, USAA Investment Management,and Brad Rogoff, Barclays Capital.
Is now the time for investors to add high yield bonds to their portfolios? Insight with Brad Rogoff, Barclays Capital.
The downgrade is silly and is a downgrade of the U.S. dollar, not U.S. bonds, according to Jeffrey Gundlach, DoubleLine Capital, who discusses low yields on Treasurys.
States with more federal workers are now on credit watch, says Alexandra Lebenthal, Lebenthal & Co.
Markets are likely to keep up the pressure on Italy and Spain and the European Central Bank seems to be the only authority that could act quickly, analysts told CNBC.com Tuesday.
Bankers believe that an additional disclosure requirement, relating to previously unpublished details of banks’ credit exposures, could trigger approaches for credit portfolios from specialist buyers. The FT reports.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on Moody's downgrading Ireland's bonds to junk status.
Discussing Ireland's junk bond status; the possibility of additional asset purchases and its impact on the markets, with Alan Gayle, RidgeWorth Capital Management, and Larry Kantor, Barclays Capital.
The Greek Parliament has voted to back a package of deep spending cuts that should go some way in clearing a path for a second bailout for the country.
Enjoy the coming slump. That is not what the Bank for International Settlements says to the US and other over-indebted economies. But it is what its latest annual report implies, writes FT columnist Martin Wolf.
Analysis of the increase in fund outflows and what it indicates about the economy, with Kevin Lockhart, Jefferies.
Seeking investment opportunities in junk bonds, with Michael Weilheimer, Eaton Vance Management.
Discussing the merits of high yield bonds and where to find them, with Jeff Peskind, Phoenix Investment Adviser founder/CIO.