Bonds & New Issues

Strategic approach makes the most of bullish bond markets

Strategic approach makes the most of bullish bond markets

Bond fund returns, in particular sterling strategic fund returns, have shot up this year, but interest rate rises could bring them back to earth.

Find the best way to boost your income

Find the best way to boost your income

Head of investment at Interactive Investor Rebecca O'Keeffe outlines what options are available to provide income in today's low interest rate environment.

Fund profile: Standard Life Emerging Market Debt

Fund profile: Standard Life Emerging Market Debt

Money Observer Rated Fund Standard Life Emerging Market Debt has 89% invested in US dollar bonds.

TSB falls in unconditional trading debut

TSB falls in unconditional trading debut

TSB shares fell 2% to 290.35p after being admitted to the stock exchange on Wednesday morning.

AA shares fall on listing debut

AA shares fall on listing debut

Shares in UK motoring firm AA Group fell on Monday to 244p in its first day of conditional trading.

Lloyds considers selling larger TSB stake

Lloyds considers selling larger TSB stake

Lloyds Banking Group may "upsize" the stake it sells in spin-off bank TSB to 35% when the latter lists on the stock exchange on Friday.

Fund Awards 2014: Global Bonds

Fund Awards 2014: Global Bonds

The Legg Mason Brandywine Global Fixed Income fund achieved more than double the return of the global bond sector over three years.

Fund Awards 2014: UK Bonds

Fund Awards 2014: UK Bonds

The winner of this year's large UK bond fund award is managed by Eric Holt, who has also carried off the trophy for the best ethical bond fund.

"Positive start" for Card Factory

"Positive start" for Card Factory

The Card Factory said it had a "strong pipeline" of new store opportunities in its interim management statement on Wednesday.

Zoopla shares rise on IPO

Zoopla shares rise on IPO

Conditional trading in Zoopla's shares started on Wednesday and they rose by over 4% within the first half hour of trading.

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