Wall Street Journal  4 hrs ago  Comment 
Good times won’t last in China’s worst-off, old-economy provinces dominated by steel and coal.
Financial Times  4 hrs ago  Comment 
Adviser believes effort to make government bond market more transparent will continue
Financial Times  4 hrs ago  Comment 
Relief looms for corporate borrowers as Opec supply cut boosts investors’ mood
New York Times  5 hrs ago  Comment 
Countries that have been binging on cheap dollar debt for more than a decade now face a spike in debt servicing costs and elevated debt burdens.
Reuters  Dec 6  Comment 
* Zimmer Biomet announces the pricing terms of its cash tender offers for certain outstanding debt securities
Clusterstock  Dec 6  Comment 
Bill Gross, the Janus bond guru and legendary investor, thinks that America has two imprisonment problems. The first, wrote Gross in his new monthly Investment Outlook out Tuesday, is the literal incarceration rate in the US. The second is the...
The Australian  Dec 6  Comment 
Origin’s Frank Calabria has revealed he plans to pay off up to $2 billion in debt by spinning off gas and oil assets.


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