Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s $1 billion note sale shows that while Chief Executive Officer Warren Buffett may pity investors who’ve stuck with bonds as yields fall to record lows, he’ll sell them as much debt as they want.
Vanguard Wellesley Income Fund has used a mix of high-quality bonds and dividend-paying stocks to outperform all peers in the past five years, when record low interest rates put a premium on the assets it favors.
Amazon.com Inc. raised $3 billion in the bond market after an absence of more than a decade as its planned headquarters purchase is pushing capital spending beyond the cash it generates for the first time since 2001.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission accused three former executives of Syntax-Brillian Corp. of booking fake sales of high-definition televisions in China to artificially inflate the firm’s earnings.
Vancouver-based Bing Thom Architects and local firm Ronald Lu have beaten out rival studios headed by Norman Foster and Moshe Safdie to build a HK$2.7 billion ($348 million) Chinese opera house in Hong Kong.