China’s margin lending crackdown has spurred a knee-jerk selloff, but analysts aren’t convinced it’s anything more than a hiccup in the bull market.» Read More
Southeast Asia's high household debt may have a silver lining: policy makers won't need to tighten policy much to control rising inflation, ANZ said.
The FICO credit scoring system will no longer penalize failures to pay if the issue has been resolved, the WSJ reported.
John Chambers, Standard & Poor's head of sovereign ratings, discusses the country's Treasury debt rating and if there is any hope for an upgrade.
Declining credit standards among bond issuers may be worrying, but the papers' buyers, especially ETFs, may also pose risks if liquidity dries up.
If you’re not happy with your credit score there are steps you can take to raise it and save money in the process.
Usually a sovereign default is negative for a country's markets, but Argentina's markets have rallied to 20-year highs despite the overhanging threat.
Markus Rodlauer, Deputy Asia-Pacific Director at the IMF, says China's credit risk is still on the rise and warns that Beijing needs to speed up reforms in order not to compromise growth.
Standard & Poor's cut its credit rating on Argentina's foreign-currency sovereign debt.
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Tremendous speculation in the markets may result in a "surprise or accident" in the credit sector, says Jim Awad, Chairman of Plimsoll Mark Capital.
Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.
News that Chinese firm Huatong Road & Bridge may be at risk of a bond default have set alarm bells ringing among mainland investors. CNBC's Samantha Loring reports.
Factors like government intervention may have prevented default events from happening in China thus far but the risk of a credit default remains, says Donna Kwok, Senior China Economist at UBS.
CNBC's Steve Liesman, and financial expert Chris Hogan, debate whether going into debt can be a good thing for consumers and the economy.
China's shadow banking firms slashed lending to property developers, potentially spelling trouble for the sector and the economy.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen discusses lower than normal interest rates and the dangers of tightening monetary policy too soon.
Barnaby Martin, credit strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says he is bullish on bonds as he expects the European Central Bank to engage in a quantitative easing program.
Rising Asia corporate debt levels may make investors nervous after missed debt payments by a Portugal conglomerate spurred renewed default fears.
Losses at banks in Europe¿s periphery could total 200 billion euros ($272 billion), warned Bob McKee, chief economist of Independent Strategy, who said he was especially concerned about Italian banks.
Peter Schaffrik, head of European rates strategy at RBC Capital Markets, says investors are "nervous" about the tight peripheral yield spreads.