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The EU may deliver a blow to credit-card companies if a proposal to cap lucrative credit-card transaction fees is approved.
Horst Loechel, professor of economics at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, says there is not much more the ECB can do and that other institutions now need to step in to work on credit for SMEs.
Rob Subbaraman, Chief Asia Economist at Nomura, thinks China, Hong Kong and India are the Asian countries most at risk from a global macro crisis due to their excessive debt levels.
Simon Cox, Asia Economics Editor at The Economist says China's economy is still resilient despite the credit crunch.
Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets says markets have taken an extreme interpretation of tightening liquidity in China. He says the credit crunch is not unprecedented and is often a short term effect.
Leland Miller, President, CBB International warns of disparities in government data and on the ground reality when it comes to recent concerns over China's credit system.
A primer on what is spooking financial markets from Wall Street to Shanghai as investors worry that it may be too early to wean the global economy off easy-money policies.
PK Basu, MD & Head of Asia Research & Economics at Maybank Kim Eng says China has experienced huge monetary expansion recently and so it is appropriate that the pace of social financing slows down.
Simon Ballard, senior credit strategist at National Australia Bank, expects 10-year Treasurys to climb higher quickly in the next few months and discusses the impact it will have on the rest of the credit space.
How the credit freeze in China, and the problems in emerging markets played a role in today's market tumble, with CNBC's Kelly Evans; Katie Stockton, MKM Partners; Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners; and Jim LaCamp, UBS.
While 92 percent currently use a bank, nearly half of adults under age 34 say they use prepaid cards, check cashing, pawn shops and payday loans, a new survey says.
Fred Eckert, founding partner and CIO of Phoenix Star Capital, discusses his bankruptcy at the height of the financial crisis and why now is the good time for him to re-enter the market.
Jeff Peskind, founder and CIO at Phoenix Investment Adviser, talks about how the rise of Treasurys will impact high yield bonds and explains that when interest rates increase, the best place to be in is credit.
Standard & Poor's says the U.S. credit rating is now "stable." CNBC's Steve Liesman, offers insight.
Lenders aren't the only ones who look at your score. Increasingly, insurers and even prospective employers examine your credit habits.
US consumer credit increased in April but a modest increase in a measure of credit card usage suggested households are still working on reducing their debt load.
The credit-card comparison website CardHub.com is releasing its analysis of more than 1,000 business and personal credit cards for small-business owners.
Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, explains why the medium-term view of the European credit market remains positive, due to ECB actions.
Despite a proliferation of games and apps, and efforts by schools to teach the subject, financial literacy declined between 2009 and 2012, a survey shows.
Alberto Gallo, head of European macro credit research at RBS, says most banks in Europe have recapitalized, but that smaller, weaker banks in the periphery are still a concern.