MOSCOW, Jan 27- The decision by Standard& Poor's rating agency to cut Russia's sovereign credit rating to below investment grade was largely expected, RIA Novosti news agency cited First Deputy Central Bank Governor Ksenia Yudayeva as saying on Tuesday. "We believe that, to a large extent, this was expected," Yudayeva said. "In general, it was already taken into...» Read More
Jim Casey, JPMorgan, discusses the $9 billion outflow from fixed income and reveals when he expects to see a turnaround in the bond market.
Fred Eckert, founding partner and CIO of Phoenix Star Capital, discusses his bankruptcy at the height of the financial crisis and why now is the good time for him to re-enter the market.
Jeff Peskind, founder and CIO at Phoenix Investment Adviser, talks about how the rise of Treasurys will impact high yield bonds and explains that when interest rates increase, the best place to be in is credit.
Robbert Van Batenburg, Newedge, and Tim Gramatovich, Peritus Asset Management, discuss whether assets will continue to inflow into "fixed-income-like" instruments when the Fed begins to implement its tapering program.
Bruce Kasman, JPMorgan Chase; and Stephen Bodurtha, Citi Private Bank, provide an in-depth look at where affluent investors are finding returns amid economic uncertainty.
Jason Brady, MD & Head of Fixed Income at Thornburg Investment Management, says the current dynamics are showing a lot more risks than rewards.
John Bader, Halcyon Asset Management chairman shares his investment strategies on investing in fixed income.
Slovenia borrowed $3.5 billion on international markets on Thursday to shore up its ailing banks and stave off a bailout, bouncing back to finish an issue it had aborted two days earlier after Moody's cut its credit rating to junk.
Despite talk of the so-called "great rotation" out of bonds and into equities, high yield debt market issuances are at record quarterly high.
Hedge fund manager John Burbank says the risk-reward in this market dramatically favors equities, and he warns there is "no growth in any credit instrument."
Passport Capital's John Burbank, founder of a fund that manages $3.7 billion, shares his strategies on trading the market's record highs.
Bruce Richards, Marathon Asset Management CEO, discusses how investors can profit in this low interest rate environment.
What would the 10-year Treasury yield without QE? Saumil Parikh, Pimco, takes a look at Fed intervention and how investors should allocate bonds in their portfolios.
Mark Okada, Highland Capital, explains how a reduction in the Fed's bond-buying program could produce a flight to junk bonds among investors.
Cliff Corso, CEO & CIO of Cutwater Asset Management, provides perspective on the state of the U.S. economy, and discusses where he found value in the "bums of bonds," those sectors of the market that have been unduly beaten up.
Some of the world's most sophisticated credit investors have been ramping up their bets against junk bonds even as retail investors have been pouring money into the asset class. These investors began paring their junk-bond holdings during late 2012. The Financial Times reports.
Robert Levitt, Founder & CEO, Levitt Capital Management says bonds are the pain trade currently and that stocks will go up. He says junk bonds are the most vulnerable right now.
CNBC's David Faber reports Virgin Media is tapping the junk bond market to help fund its deal with Liberty Global.
Ira Jersey, Credit Suisse, discusses the outlook on bond rates.
Yield-chasing investors, whose hunger for income powered a long rally in Asian junk-rated bonds, are finally feeling the first symptoms of indigestion after a year-long binge.