(...) bonds that were issued to the Central Bank to acquire a floating charge over IBRC assets. This charge(...)

In New York, Apple rose 2.5 per cent a day after revenue topped expectations, helped by strong sales of iPhones. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

ECB was said to have bought Italian covered bonds. Actelion added 3 per cent after increasing its(...)

The ECB’s policymaking Governing Council could discuss the possibility of making corporate bond purchases at its December meeting. Photograph:  FRANK RUMPENHORST/EPA

The European Central Bank is considering buying corporate bonds on the secondary market and may(...)

Nama generated cash of €5.4 billion during the first half of this year compared with €2 billion in the same period of 2013. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

(...) inception.Nama also redeemed €5.5 billion of its senior bonds in the first half of the year with an(...)

The plan, announced by ECB president Mario Draghi in September, aims to take rebundled debt off the balance sheets of euro-zone banks. Photograph: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

The European Central Bank launched its much-awaited covered bond-purchase programme yesterday in a bid to kick-start the moribund euro zone economy,(...)

(...) bets such as bonds once you near retirement. It’s worth noting, however, that some pension experts(...)

(...)-star” selection of fund managers and offering a range of assets including equities, property and bonds(...)

Banana distributor Fyffes was one of the main movers of the day, with the stock up 4.25 per cent at €1.03. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

(...) matter said the ECB bought short- dated French covered bonds, as well as Spanish debt. Adidas rose 3(...)

The ECB has started buying covered bonds, opening a new front in its battle to revive the euro zone economy. Photo: Reuters

The European Central Bank has started buying covered bonds, an ECB spokesman said on Monday(...)

A visitor enters an elevator in the lobby at the headquarters of SAP in Walldorf, Germany. The technology company forecast this morning that 2014 underlying operating profit would be €5.6 billion  to €5.8 billion, compared with an earlier projection of as much as €6 billion. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

British government bonds rose. Asian equities headed for the biggest gain in two years, led by Japan on(...)