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The commodity price slump and $3 trillion in overborrowing by emerging markets firms could be a problem, says Jose Vinals, financial counselor and director of monetary and capital markets at the IMF.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on what exactly retailers are getting for their money as they install systems to read new credit cards.
Jon Jonsson, portfolio manager at Neuberger Berman, says credit markets have had a tough ride in recent months.
It's actually a great time to be invested in the market, but stay defensive, explains Mark Okada, Highland Capital Management.
Piyush Khaitan, managing director at NeoGrowth Credit, says the financial technology firm offers loans to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) without a fixed repayment schedule.
A weakening U.S. economy, alongside the crisis in China, means that the Fed will launch another round of quantitative easing, says Richard Duncan, chief economist at Blackhorse Asset Management.
Soul Htite, founder & CEO of Dianrong.com, introduces the operations of the Chinese peer-to-peer (P2P) online lender.
Millennials need help handling credit.
China's monetary stimulus measures and currency depreciation could trigger a wave of deleveraging across cross-border carry trades, warns Josh Klaczek, head of Asia financial services equity research at J.P. Morgan.
Discussing the factors taking stocks lower, with Matt Maley, Miller Tabak & Co. He says credit issues are to blame.
Xavier Jean, director of APAC corporate ratings at Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, explains whether the devaluation of the yuan could impact corporate debt in Southeast Asia.
A new company, Upstart, is issuing credit based on factors such as GPA and SAT scores, but will it lead to lending discrimination?
A new company wants to change the way young Americas quality for credit, using GPA and SAT scores. Paul Gu, Upstart co-founder and Lynnette Khalfani-Cox personal finance expert, discuss.
How to play Puerto Rico's debt crisis, with Shawn O'Leary, Nuveen Asset Management.
Insight to Puerto Rico struggling with debt payments and a weak economy, with Alexandra Lebenthal, Lebenthal Holdings President and CEO.
The steep correction in China could trigger a negative wealth effect over the next few months, says Wendy Liu, head of China Equity Research at Nomura.
Record low rates are forcing pension funds and other conservative institutional investors into risky emerging markets, analysts say. The FT reports.
The average American consumer needs better credit options so they can build a nest-egg for a more secure future, says Elevate CEO Ken Rees.
Brian Reynolds, New Albion Partners, forecasts the credit market and predicts years ahead for a bullish market.
A survey shows Americans still have some big gaps in their knowledge about the high cost of low scores.