While investors and bank management await the official release of the annual stress tests by U.S. bank regulators, the bond market is providing real-time assessments of the credit worthiness of major U.S. banks, including Bank of America Corporation
MILAN, March 10 (Reuters) - UniCredit, Italy's largest bank by assets, is set to unveil plans to raise 2 billion euros ($2.8 billion) on the bond market to boost its capital and offset an expected sharp increase in writedowns on bad loans in the last quarter of 2013.
Petrobras ( PBR -3% ) jumps into the global bond market with plans to raise at least $3B from the sale of six sets of dollar-denominated bonds, including fixed-rate bonds and floating
LONDON, March 10 (IFR) - It will come as no surprise to anyone with even a passing knowledge of the new issue bond markets , but investors are not happy with the way in which paper is allocated.
CHICAGO, March 10 (Reuters) - Illinois is paying an extra premium in the U.S. municipal bond market because of its poor fiscal reputation, according to a study released on Monday.
then caused them to rebound just as quickly when the situation cooled. The S&P 500 ended the week up about 1%. The bond market was another story. A better-than-expected jobs report for February dashed all hope that just maybe the U.S. Federal
fear that the Fed would reduce its bond-buying stimulus program. That’s why we saw such a drop in both the stock and bond markets in late June after then-Chairman Ben Bernanke hinted about a tapering of the bond buying, which pumps money into the economy
March 7 (Reuters) - The supply-starved U.S. municipal bond market will get its biggest deluge of debt so far in 2014 when issuance is expected to more than double to $11.1 billion next week from...
essentially the lowest level we've seen since the 2008-09 credit crisis. Based on that, we think that the corporate bond market has probably garnered a significant portion of the returns that it's going to get for this year.
As expected , China's corporate - bond market has suffered its first ever domestic default , with Shanghai ..... wake-up call" that will help the growth of China's bond market . It will "signal regulators' higher tolerance for corporate