Speculative-grade debt was shunned by investors last week with new data showing that high-yield bond funds saw their largest outflows for over a year.» Read More
Jeffrey Gundlach, DoubleLine Capital CEO, discusses the outlook on bonds and what he hope to hear from the Fed's Bernanke on interest rates.
Mark Okada, Highland Capital Management co-founder & CIO, takes a look at the fundamentals of credit issuers, and explains why it's time to rotate into bank loans as a risk reward strategy.
So many investors are hunting for yields in the junk bond market, there may not be enough supply to keep up with demand. A strategy for finding opportunities, with Jim Casey, JPMorgan.
U.S. investors are looking to Europe for places to park their spare cash, but opportunities may depend on the European debt crisis continuing, according to market participants on both sides of the Atlantic.
CNBC's Jeff Cox takes a look at the story behind junk bonds and what's driving the move to junk right now.
With Treasury yields low and the stock market volatile, high-yield bonds have made a comeback. One fund manager says the best portfolio offers a mix of bonds providing income with riskier bonds providing gains.
"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.