Category: Bonds

PF funds’ investment in IL&FS bonds have no government guarantee: Finance Ministry

Over 50 funds that manage retirement benefits of over 15 lakh employees have exposure to IL&FS. The provident and pension…

Fed’s Bullard: Rate hikes, balance sheet reduction ‘coming to an end’

Fed rate hikes are likely ‘coming to an end,’ says St. Louis Fed President James Bullard   17 Hours Ago |…

Investors are pouring billions into bonds that aim to do good. That may not be for the best

Aneese | iStock | Getty Images An oil rig and wind farm in Texas. The chairman of a U.S. investment…

Investors are buying stocks and bonds at the same time, which means something has to give

Scott Olson | | Getty Images Traders signal offers in the Ten-Year Treasury Note Options pit at the Chicago Board…

As Wall Street rallies on US-China trade hopes, bond investors may be worried about a recession

Ralph Orlowski | Bloomberg | Getty Images The stock market is euphoric over the idea that a trade deal between…

Deutsche Bank lost $1.6 billion on a single trade involving Warren Buffett, WSJ says

Luke MacGregor | Reuters A man walks past Deutsche Bank offices. Embattled German lender Deutsche Bank lost $1.6 billion on…

Santander’s shock bond move is controversial but not contagious, analysts say

Scott Mlyn | CNBC Pedestrians pass by a Santander Bank branch in New York. Santander’s decision to not repay investors…

Bond yields steady after Federal Reserve releases minutes

U.S. government debt yields held steady on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting minutes revealed that policymakers judged that…

Most large funds have little exposure to risky bonds

The IL&FS crisis and subsequent defaults which rattled the bond market gave an idea about the extent of mutual funds’…

New sales tax bonds issued under latest Puerto Rico debt restructuring

Puerto Rico’s Sales Tax Financing Corporation, known as COFINA, issued $12 billion of new bonds on Tuesday as a federal…