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Apostolos Bantis, credit analyst at Commerzbank, comments on the emerging markets corporate debt correction, and says valuations are still appealing.
Debt issuance in the once sizzling junk bond market plummeted in June as volatility in U.S. Treasury yields and a souring of risk appetite deters corporates from raising capital.
Simon Ballard, senior credit strategist at the National Australia Bank, comments on how Bernanke's speech prompted a "180 degrees" swing in the credit market and why a correction is near.
China is forecast to surpass the U.S. as the world's largest corporate debt market for non-financial companies in the next two years. The Financial Times reports.
Verizon Wireless said on Monday it would pay its parents Verizon Communications and Vodafone Group Plc a dividend of $7 billion in June.
Colin Ellis, senior vice president at Moody's Investors Service, thinks there is no bubble in corporate credit, despite low yields and high prices.
U.S. Treasurys were firm on Monday as investors focused on a heavy calendar of central bank meetings and highly anticipated jobs data scheduled for later this week.
Benchmark U.S. Treasurys prices extended last weeks' rally as investors snapped up safe-haven government bonds on fears that growth in the U.S. economy is slowing.
Chris Pucillo, Solus CEO & CIO, explains how his hedge fund is profiting from distressed debt.
David Etheridge, Senior VP & Head of Capital Markets Group at NYSE Euronext explains how the low interest rate environment has created greater financing opportunities for companies.
How do you make money in these markets? Here is what some of the experts on CNBC have been telling us this morning.
Dan Scott, head of event driven research at Credit Suisse, outlines why he prefers short-term corporate debt and equities that are exposed to the U.S or emerging markets, over government bonds and cash.
Louis Gargour, chief investment officer, LNG Capital, discusses the different credit markets and explains why he favours the high yield market over investment grade.
Scores of independent mortgage lenders and community banks are winning business from banks such as Citigroup or Bank of America that have retrenched after the financial crisis.
Best Buy founder Richard Schulze is expected to make a fully financed offer to buy the consumer electronics retailer by the end of the week.
According to the latest quarterly filings, only 24 companies in the S&P 500 reported having zero debt on their balance sheets. Which S&P 500 companies are debt free and cash rich? Click ahead to find out.
The long-term case for investing in emerging-markets is based on growing worldwide demand for commodities and the expansion of an enormous new middle class in those countries.
Throughout the financial crisis, large debt loads weighed on company balance sheets and had serious implications for many firms. Others are debt free and cash rich...like these 15 companies.
The last four months of the year have seen a big jump in U.S. companies filing for bankruptcy protection. We’ve ranked the top 10 bankruptcy filings of 2011, using data from banktruptcydata.com.
Moody's affirms Wells Fargo's short term debt rating, but downgrades its long-term ratings, with CNBC's Scott Wapner, and Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak.