government bonds

Government bond interest rates near all-time low

May 18, 2012
The yield -- or interest rate -- on 10-year government bonds has fallen down to 1.7 percent, which is close to the all-time low.
Posted In: government bonds, S&P

President Obama meets with euro officials on crisis

Nov 28, 2011
President Obama is hosting some top European Union officials at the White House this morning, as concerns grow about what the debt crisis in Europe could do to the American economy.
Posted In: Europe debt crisis, government bonds, banking, too big to fail

MID-DAY UPDATE: Government bonds, Wall Street bonuses and no Potash for Billiton

Nov 4, 2010
In a bid to revive the U.S. economy, the Federal Reserve announced plans to buy $600 billion worth of long term government bonds. Looking ahead,...
Posted In: Airbus A380, BHP Billiton, geolocation, government bonds, Inner Mongolia, Jobs, mid-day update, Ordos, potash, Wall Street bonuses