Corporate Debt


  • These 26 companies carry no long-term debt Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 11:25 AM ET

    26 non-financial S&P 500 companies resist borrowing, as they reported no long-term debt for the first quarter of 2014. USA Today reports.

  • Watch out: A bond selloff may be looming Sunday, 11 May 2014 | 7:04 PM ET

    With the U.S.'s zero interest rate era nearing its end, some analysts worry that bonds on the short end of the yield curve may face a selloff.

  • Freeport sheds TX shale assets in $3.1 bln deal Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 7:32 AM ET

    Freeport-McMoRan is selling its Eagle Ford Shale assets in Texas to an Encana subsidiary for $3.1 billion.

  • Goldman Sachs supports Steven Cohen with a loan Tuesday, 6 May 2014 | 5:06 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs is still doing business with Steven A. Cohen and extended a loan to the billionaire after his firm, SAC Capital Advisors.

  • Apple downsizes massive bond deal to $8B to $10B Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 9:24 AM ET
    An Apple store in San Francisco

    Apple is expected to issue between $8 billion to $10 billion worth of bonds as part of a huge debt sale, Dow Jones reported.

  • American Realty in talks to buy NorthStar: Sources Monday, 28 Apr 2014 | 12:55 PM ET
    NorthStar Realty Finance website

    American Realty is in talks to buy NorthStar Realty, according to sources, in a deal that would combine a major property owner with a real estate financing company.

  • Making loans for China's smaller businesses more available would likely resolve the shadow banking hobbling the financial system, Minsheng Banking's vice chairman said.

  • Why China doesn't have a big bond problem Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 6:41 PM ET

    Concerns may be rising over potential China bond defaults, but the risks may be exaggerated, Deutsche Bank said after combing through bond issuers.

  • Here’s how a weaker yuan hurts corporate China Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 8:15 PM ET

    For those Chinese firms positioned for a strengthening currency, the recent yuan weakening may spell significant earnings hit, analysts at Nomura say.

  • 'Lehman moment' in China? Not quite, says BlackRock Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 10:37 PM ET
    Mark McCombe, chairman for Asia Pacific at BlackRock, speaks during the Skybridge Alternatives (SALT) Asia conference in Singapore, on Wednesday, October 17, 2012

    It is wrong to describe a recent corporate debt default in China as a 'Lehman' or 'Bear Stearns' moment, BlackRock's Asia Pacific chairman told CNBC.

  • Airbnb in advanced financing talks: Report Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 10:38 AM ET
    Airbnb webpage

    Online home-rental marketplace Airbnb is in talks with private equity firms, according to a report.

  • China’s debt problems are bad, but not Lehman bad Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 8:32 PM ET

    The drumbeat of bad news about China's debt defaults is likely to continue, but comparisons with Lehman Brothers or Bear Stearns may be overdone.

  • Yuan weakness adds wrinkle to EM debt concerns Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:05 PM ET

    Yuan weakness may spike some companies' carry trades, adding further concern over emerging market corporate balance sheets amid rising offshore debt.

  • Will a weaker yuan heighten China property risks? Tuesday, 4 Mar 2014 | 6:08 PM ET

    China's property sector, already a nagging economic risk, may become a victim of the yuan's unexpected weakening as developers' debt costs may rise.

  • Junk bond issuance hits all-time high in 2013 Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 1:56 AM ET

    Global junk bond issuance hit an all-time high in 2013, led by a surge in Europe, as corporates sought to take advantage of cheap borrowing costs.

  • Invest in US corporate assets: Expert  Sunday, 20 Oct 2013 | 6:32 PM ET

    Kumar Palghat, Managing Director of Kapstream Capital tells CNBC why corporate debts are a good bet right now.

  • Expectations from China's Third Plenum  Monday, 14 Oct 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Jing Ulrich, MD & Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific at JPMorgan Chase says China's leadership is likely to announce reform measures at its upcoming Third Plenum in November.

  • Fidelity dumps U.S. debt  Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 4:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman says Fidelity has gotten rid of all its U.S. debt due in late October and early November.

  • You have to have a lot of confidence in what you are doing and believe in your analysis over the long term, said Marc Lasry, Avenue Capital chairman & CEO, discussing the difficulty in going against market sentiment and buying distressed assets during the financial crisis.

  • Delivering alpha on distressed debt  Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 7:19 AM ET

    Marc Lasry, Avenue Capital chairman & CEO, explains how his company managed to make billions of dollars for investors through the financial crisis.