Bonds & New Issues

Should you buy Yahoo as a way into Alibaba?

Should you buy Yahoo as a way into Alibaba?

Listing in New York will allow Alibaba to create a dual-class structure of stocks that would enable senior managers to retain their grip on the firm.

Viewpoint: Which asset class will you choose for your ISA?

Viewpoint: Which asset class will you choose for your ISA?

Fidelity's Tom Stevenson talks through the outlook for the five main types of asset for ISA portfolios over the next year.

Viewpoint: Outlook for fixed-income investing

Viewpoint: Outlook for fixed-income investing

The potential benefits of global diversification could make all the difference to fixed-income investing, says Franklin Templeton's John Beck.

Polypipe and SafeCharge join IPO rush

Polypipe and SafeCharge joins the IPO rush

Two more firms have announced their intentions to float, with Polypipe looking to join the main market and SafeCharge the junior market.

Just Eat sets out IPO plans

Just Eat sets out IPO plans

Takeaway ordering service Just Eat has announced details of its upcoming IPO, with shoe designer Jimmy Choo also looking to float.

Pets at Home latest retailer to float

Pets at Home latest retailer to float

Pets at Home Group hopes to raise £275 million from both retail and institutional investors, after launching its IPO on Wednesday.

High street stores hope to copy Royal Mail

High street stores hope to copy Royal Mail

After a number of successful IPOs in the latter half of 2013, a number of companies look set to float on the stockmarket in the next couple of months.

Panel forecasts financial events of 2013

Financial events of 2013 largely forecast by panellists

Money Observer panellists Chris Wyllie, Rob Burdett, Michael Turner, Robert Talbut and Keith Wade made the right calls with their 2013 outlooks.

Bonds rumble but fail to tumble

Talk of a great investment outflow has proved premature.

There have been tremors in fixed-interest markets, but talk of a great investment outflow has proved premature.

Viewpoint: Excess liquidity in US loans lowers returns and increases risk

Viewpoint: Excess liquidity in US loans lowers returns and increases risk

David Milward of henderson Global Investors believes senior secured loans are of vital importance in the leveraged finance markets.

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