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George Soros delivers a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 24, 2019.

George Soros says Europe should tap up an obscure bond used during the Napoleonic Wars to save itself from a coronavirus depression

Consols, also known as perpetual bonds, were used by the US in the 1870s and by the UK during the First World War.

BANK OF AMERICA: Stocks haven’t been this attractive relative to bonds in 70 years, suggesting further gains are coming

The stars have aligned for more stock gains, Bank of America says. The firm sees equities the most attractively valued in decades, versus bonds.

JPMORGAN: These 5 stock- and bond-market risks could resurface as the government continues blockbuster stimulus efforts

The same risks also arose during the financial crisis JPMorgan said, but record deficits and a different policy toolkit escalate the bank's concerns.
People wearing masks walk past the Bank of England, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in London, Britain, March 23, 2020.

The UK sells negative-yield bonds for the first time — days after the Bank of England dismisses below-zero rates

Any change in the central bank's stance could boost the bonds' value. When interest rates fall, market yields follow and bond prices jump.

France and Germany’s $550 billion coronavirus rescue proposal is a 21st century Marshall Plan, but it could be dead before it even gets started

Germany and France proposed a $547 billion EU relief fund on Monday which proposes giving grants instead of loans.

Warren Buffett’s airline sales had a ‘dramatic effect’ on industry financing, United’s finance boss says

News of the famed investor's exit from the airlines may have indirectly led to United Airlines scrapping a $2.3 billion fundraising.

Chesapeake Energy slapped with a rare ‘strong sell’ rating, $0 price target from Wall Street firm

Chesapeake has seen its market value fall more than 99% from $10.1 billion in 2015 to $125 million today, according to data from YCharts.
FILE PHOTO: Chamath Palihapitiya, Founder and CEO of Social Capital, presents during the 2018 Sohn Investment Conference in New York

Billionaire Chamath Palihapitiya says the economy is ‘completely divorced’ from the stock and bond markets — and issues a warning fo...

In case there was any doubt of what Palihapitiya thinks of the stock market, in a tweet posted Monday night he said, "THE MARKET IS TOO DAMN HIGH."

‘The greatest disconnect in history’: An investor who called the coronavirus sell-off warns of 2 market crashes this year

"It looks like bonds collapse first before stocks," investor Michael Gayed said in an interview with Marketwatch.
Jeremy Siegel (R), professor of finance at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, participates in a panel discussion during the Skybridge Alternatives (SALT) Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada May, 9, 2012.

The market bottom is in, and 2021 could be a boom year for stocks, Wharton Professor Jeremy Siegel says

The Fed has added more liquidity in the past eight weeks than was added in the entire year following the collapse of Lehman Brothers, Siegel said.