Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, will preside over increased transparency Photograph: Bloomberg

(...) easing (QE) - money printing to buy sovereign bonds - early next year.The immediate upshot of Thursday(...)

An employee uses a machine while counting Russian ruble banknotes at a private company’s office in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia

(...) roubles to be invested in subordinated loans, bonds and preferential shares of Russian banks with the help(...)

A protester wearing a Santa hat shouts slogans during a rally in Athens on December 17th, 2014. Photograph: Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters

(...) have sent Greek stocks and bonds crashing since Mr Samaras last week announced the presidential vote(...)

The agency had originally expected to meet the halfway target in 2016

(...) senior bonds on Wednesday, bringing the total amount of senior bonds redeemed this year to €9.1 billion(...)

On a high: the continued advance of equities means one influential strategist sees almost no value in the US market and precious little elsewhere.Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

(...)’s either worth nothing or a lot more than what it is trading on now.”Bonds are no better. Grantham(...)

Quindell founder Rob Terry

(...) government bonds in the world yielding 1 per cent or less. 83 The percentage of the world’s equity market(...)

A Munich court has ruled that property lender Hypo Real Estate (HRE) falsified accounts and misled investors about its exposure to the financial crisis

(...) obligations [CDOs], pooled assets such as mortgages, bonds and loans.The judge ruled that HRE had issued an(...)

Japan prime minister Shinzo Abe:  Gamble on early elections paid off with a sweeping victory that forced the leader of the opposition to resign. Photograph: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg

(...) government bonds to a staggering 80 trillion yen (€548 billion), and he and his supporters believe Japan can(...)

The disconnect between the US Federal Reserve and the international bond markets could lead to one of the biggest sell-offs in bonds for a long time fund managers fear. (Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg)

(...) a disconnect that could lead to one of the biggest sell-offs in bonds for a long time. Some fund(...)

There was a mere 10 months between the gamble of the exit and the first post-austerity budget. Photogarph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

(...) bonds and property during 2014 signalled that investors were not worried about political risk. After all(...)