Treasury yields briefly climbed to highest level in about two weeks, signaling investors’ rising confidence in prospects for the U.S. economy.3 minutes ago

Vanguard Scales Back in Asia

The indexing giant plans to close its operations in Hong Kong and Japan, as it focuses on individual investors and mainland China.

European Bond Investors Signal Rising Risk Appetite

Investors are more at ease with holding Europe’s riskiest debt, as the European Central Bank’s vast bond-buying program reduces the supply of safer assets, pushing buyers into other corners of the market.