Bond Market News

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Here’s a selection of bond market news items about or featuring comment from authors:





Company Defaults Elusive as Credit Market Fragility in FocusBloomberg

King Cash Threatens the Reign of Credit Markets From U.S. to Europe – Bloomberg

Why the Global Rally Still Has Legs Despite Pain in U.S. Treasuries Bloomberg

Global Credit Market Flashes Early Warning AlertBrisbane Times / Daily Telegraph

Corporate Bonds have plenty of fans even after comedown – Bloomberg

Greek Banks to Follow SovereignReuters

IMF Frustrates Greece ComebackNasdaq

Why Credit Spreads are Resisting Threats from Rising Rates  – Bloomberg

Ischinger: Europe Needs a Strong, United Military – Handelsblatt

There’s Basically No Alternative to U.S. Corporate Bonds Right Now –Bloomberg

Unyielding – Quantitative Easing Enters a New Phase  – The Economist

Draghi Smashes Corporate Yields to 1% Before a Bond is BoughtBloomberg

European credit markets on edge as ECB poised to buy – Financial Times

Draghi pushes corporate bond yields to 1% before a bond is boughtBusiness Post

ECB Corporate QE fuels fear and loathing – Financial Times

Companies Go on Worldwide Bond Bender With $230 Billion of SalesBloomberg

Europe’s corporate bond market hums ahead of ECBFinancial Times

Euro Credit: Today it’s breakfast and doughnut bondsFinancial Times

AstraZeneca Leads 5.5 Billion-Euro Bond Binge After Holidays Bloomberg

US and European corporate bond deals pick up – Financial Times

This might be the biggest problem with the ECB’s plan to buy corporate debt – Bloomberg

ECB threatens ‘go big or go home’ adage in bond marketFinancial Times

Don’t expect the ECB to buy many corporate bonds, writes Mann – Creditflux

ECB fuels record week of euro corporate bond sales – Fast FT

Eurozone corporate bond sales heat up – Financial Times

Some $29 trillion later, the corporate debt boom looks exhaustedBloomberg

Easyjet ends roadshow but conditions toughInforma Global Markets

S&P says corporate credit conditions worsening at fastest pace since crisis- Financial Times

Best of the Broker Notes – Substantive Research

How UBS’s Suki Mann went from top banking strategist to blogger – Finbuzz

Senior Credit Banker Quits Job, beomes blogger – efinancialcareers

Mann Takes Credit to the Masses – Global Capital

Greek yields & shares rally on ECB move – Financial Times

Headwinds to slow US high-yield debt sales – Financial Times

ECB faces liquidity challenge in bond buying – Financial Times

Unilever sells €750m bond at 0.5% yield – Financial Times

Eurozone bond markets position for QE – Financial Times

CompaniesTesco CDS jump; heading for “fallen angel” status – Financial Times

Oil price rebound and Greek debt plan boost markets; BP gains on profit surprise – This is Money

Party mood eludes Europe’s debt bankers – Financial Times

German bond yields sink below Japan’s as euro bloc suffers ‘Japanisation’ – Telegraph

Energy Price Plunge Keeps Lid on Junk Borrowing: Credit Markets – Bloomberg

Footsie lower as traders digest weak US earnings and mull chances of a Fed rate hike – This is Money

CommentECB QE may spark second “dash for trash” – Financial Times

Europe’s Bonds Are Unyielding – Bloomberg View

Junk Fervor Cools as Oil Rout Upends Energy Debt: Credit Markets – Bloomberg

ECB may struggle to buy enough corporate bonds – Reuters

Euro Telecom Bonds May Benefit from Verizon Mega-Deal – Wall Street Journal

A Mad Rush Could Be Coming In The Corporate Credit Markets – Business Insider

FTSE loses £25billion as Spain moves towards a £238 billion bailout – Daily Mail

Stocks claw back from steep losses – CNN Money

 ..and many more bond market news stories.