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Global stocks, gold, bonds slide on ECB taper talk

Asian shares and gold retreated on Wednesday and bond yields were near two-week highs as markets were rattled by a media report flagging the possible withdrawal of the European Central Bank`s bond buying program.

HDFC masala bonds issue to pave way for others: Nomura

Private sector mortgage lender HDFC raising Rs 3,000 crore via masala bonds is expected to open the gates for other corporate peers to access this alternate source of funds, says Japanese financial services major Nomura.

Companies look at banks for funds as bonds become expensive

Bonds rates are expected to firm up further in anticipation that the US Federal Reserve will raise rates.

Gold price slips for second session on higher dollar, bond yields

Gold extended losses into a second day on Thursday as a steadier dollar and higher bond yields dented its investment appeal, while uncertainty over the timing of a U.S. rate rise also weighed.

Asia stocks surge, bond yields tumble on Fed caution

Asian shares enjoyed their best session in 18 months on Thursday as investors priced in a later start and a slower pace for future U.S rate rises, slashing sovereign bond yields from Japan to Australia.

Bond yields hit new record lows as ECB purchases near

Yields on bonds of southern eurozone countries touched record lows in secondary trading Friday, a day before the ECB is slated to begin 60 billion euros (USD 66 billion) in monthly purchases.

Global stocks rise, safe-haven Swiss franc falls on Greek deal

Shares rose and the safe-haven Swiss franc fell against the euro on Monday after Greece reached a conditional deal with its international partners to avert an immediate financial crisis.

Dollar pushes higher on euro

Foreign exchange traders pushed the US dollar to a 15-week high against the euro Wednesday, sending US bond yields down to their lowest in nearly one year.

Not to cross borrowing limits, mindful of bond yields: Mayaram

The Finance Ministry Thursday reiterated its resolve to stick to the 4.8 percent fiscal deficit target, saying "it will stick to its borrowing programme but will calibrate debt sales according to the market conditions."

Wall St Week Ahead: Investors to keep focus on Fed for tapering clues

While next week is light on economic news, bond yields have been rising, giving further credence to the idea the Fed may soon temper its bond-buying program in the near future.

Global stocks gain, dollar falls as Fed seen staying course

Global stock markets climbed to a five-year high on Friday as investors bet the Federal Reserve would extend its stimulus policy well into 2014, but uncertainty over when US interest rates will rise caused the dollar to sink to an eight-month low.

Global stocks and bond yields up on hopes of US debt deal

Global stock markets and US Treasuries yields surged on Thursday on the first signs of progress towards ending the budget and debt limit deadlock that could cause a historic debt default by the United States.

Bond yield rises over 9% as rupee hits 68.85 Vs dollar

The 10-year benchmark government bond yield rose to over 9 percent for the second time in less than 10 days on concerns RBI may announce more steps to stem the fall in rupee, which fell to a new life-time low.

Unease over Fed leaves shares at one-month low, bonds settle

World shares sank to their lowest level in more than a month on Tuesday as unease about an expected cut in US stimulus and a related rise in bond yields left markets on edge.

Nikkei down 1% percent, breaks support at 25-day average

Japan's Nikkei share average fell below key support at its 25-day moving average on Thursday, following global markets lower as surging bond yields in Italy highlighted fears that more immediate policy action for eurozone debt woes was unlikely.